That vanished sight will be our finest tribute to Kailash Satyarthi and his Nobel prize.
But the University of Chicago, last time I checked, has 87 Nobel prize winners among its faculty and alumni.
This year's winner of the Nobel prize for literature loves America—the America before Columbus arrived most of all.
Gore, of course, won his Nobel prize in 2007 for his efforts to draw greater public attention to global warming.
If you want a clue to how realistic it all is, consider that Aaron Sorkin awarded Jed Bartlett the Nobel prize in Economics.
And to have the Nobel prize confirm them would alienate every doctor in the world.
The Nobel prize consisted of a diploma, and an award in money of $40,000.
The coincidence came to me with a great and delightful surprise when the Nobel prize was offered to me from Sweden.
I must hasten to admit also that, judging from their own point of view, the Nobel prize Trustees have so far done quite well.
Later in the year further interest was aroused by the news that Hamsun had been awarded the Nobel prize for literature.