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Lech Walesa Weighs in On Obama’s Nobel

AFP:

“Who, Obama? So fast? Too fast — he hasn’t had the time to do anything yet,” Walesa told reporters in Warsaw where he was attending the funeral of Marek Edelman, the last surviving leader of the doomed 1943 Warsaw ghetto uprising against Nazi Germany.
“For the time being Obama’s just making proposals. But sometimes the Nobel committee awards the prize to encourage responsible action,” said Walesa.

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