OSLO, Norway (AP) – The game of soccer has been nominated for the 2001 Nobel Peace Prize for promoting understanding among nations.
Other underdog nominees for this year’s Nobel Prizes:
Gravity, Up flavoured quark, Light
Erlenmeyer flask, Centrifuge
Tongue depressor, Dr. Scholl
Pencil and paper
Foosball, the Dove
eBay, $20 Bill, Alex Rodriguez Jr. and Scott Boras (co-nominees)