British Writer Wins Nobel Prize; Gore Versus Monks British writer Doris Lessing is less than surprised to be this year's winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature. But the real surprise may come when the winner of the Nobel Peace Prize is announced. Will monks in Myanmar beat out Al Gore?
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British Writer Wins Nobel Prize; Gore Versus Monks

British writer Doris Lessing is less than surprised to be this year's winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature. But the real surprise may come when the winner of the Nobel Peace Prize is announced. Will monks in Myanmar beat out Al Gore?