I had to rub my eyes when I read the news this morning. Surely it was a joke. I checked the URL three times to make sure I wasn't reading the Onion. Then I quickly shot off a Google search to corroborate the story. Snopes is still silent on the issue, so it could be the best hoax ever, but I'm afraid it's true.
Barack Obama won the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize.
Say it together now: "W. T. F."
As Erick Erickson tweeted: Obama is becoming Jimmy Carter faster than Jimmy Carter became Jimmy Carter.