The decision to award the Nobel Peace Prize to President Obama was a surprise, but there has been controversy over nearly every winner throughout the Nobel Committee's history. For an interactive version of this graphic, click here.
By Karen Yourish - The Washington Post
Reactions Similar Only in Their Intensity Article | The new winner of the Nobel Peace Prize walked out of his house just after 11 a.m., dressed handsomely in a dark suit and a classic blue tie. He descended a marble staircase into a manicured garden, flowers in full bloom, and stepped up to a podium on a perfect autumn day. After making a joke abo...