Liberals Are Really Confused About The Nobel Prize Winners

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There was no shortage of liberal disorientation about the Nobel Prize recipients this week.

Several liberal writers and celebrities correctly pointed out Monday that all of America’s Nobel Prizes in science were won by immigrants.

The Huffington Post saw this as a rebuke of Republican nominee Donald Trump’s contentious immigration proposal, which calls for the construction of a wall on the Mexico-U.S. border. (RELATED: Clinton Campaign Hates On Trump’s ‘Angry White Guy’ Backers)

“Donald Trump has spent an inordinate amount of time this election claiming the only people that immigrate to the United States are the ones ‘that have lots of problems.’ If only he were talking about brilliant scientists, toiling away at some of the world’s most intractable issues, he might actually have a point. This year, every American who won a Nobel prize in a scientific field was an immigrant,” the publication wrote in an article titled “All Of America’s Science Nobel Prizes This Year Were Won By Immigrants.”

The post was captioned “Trump, take note.”

The official White House Twitter account also lauded the winners, mentioning that every American who won a Nobel Prize in science was an immigrant.

These Nobel Prize winners, however, would be unaffected by what Trump has proposed. Of the six men, all of them are immigrants from Europe. Five were born in England, and one was born in Finland.

Then came the next observation that created serious upset — all of the winners are male. This sparked outrage and demands for affirmative action.

Bustle ran an article entitled, “No 2016 Nobel Prizes Went To Women — And That’s Total Bullsh*t.” The piece then told the Nobel committee to take “a long hard look at themselves” and promoted the need to“work to equalize Nobel awards.”

They weren’t the only feminists incensed:

The final contention came when artist Bob Dylan won the coveted award. Dylan, usually beloved by older liberals for his hippie street cred, is controversial today because he was included in a mostly white male class of Nobel Prize recipients. Author Suki Kim tweeted,

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