Gore, who has raised awareness with his book and Oscar-winning documentary "," and Canadian Inuit activist Sheila Watt-Cloutier, who has shed light on how global warming affects Arctic peoples, were nominated to share the prize by two Norwegian parliamentarians. (emphasis added)
Meanwhile, a ruling by a British court that Gore's awareness raising movie is a steaming compost of nonsense prompted this response from a CNN meteorologist:
the Oscars, they give out awards for fictional films as well
Is there a fiction category for peace prizes?