When I'm at the pearly gates/This'll be on my videotape
Saturday, October 10, 2009
Was I the last person in Seattle to find out?
At Shabbat dinner tonight, someone told me that President Obama won the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize. Despite working (for the moment) at a news-gathering organization, I may be the last Seattleite to have heard about this. I had to field several good-natured questions about the size of the rock I live under, etc. Holy mackerel.
Oh, and Rachel Maddow's take on the subject is wonderful: