Bookies Think Pope Francis Will Win This Year’s Nobel Peace Prize

The winner of this year’s Nobel Peace Prize won’t be announced until tomorrow, but odds makers (yes, you can actually place a bet on who will be given the award) have already picked their winner: Pope Francis. The Irish online gambling site Paddy Power has given the Catholic church leader 9-4 odds of taking home the prize—the best bet of all of the speculative nominees. Other favorites from bookies on the site include women’s education advocate Malala Yousafzai, whistleblower Edward Snowden and Russian newspaper Novaya Gazeta

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