Monthly Archives: October 2010

What can you get for 1 US dollar in Norway?

The short answer is: not much. A postcard? No. Stamp to send your postcard anywhere (even inside Norway)? No. A bottle of water to drink? No. A spool of thread? No. Any fresh baked goods that is made from more … Continue reading

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Nobel Peace Prize

The Nobel Peace Prize is given out by a committee of five people chosen by the Norwegian Parliament, but it is not a political prize. The people are chosen from any and all political parties, and they are free to … Continue reading

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