MSUBioNerd saidSimpsons Roasting on an Open Fire.
Why is it odd that the Nobel Peace Prize is awarded by the Norwegian Nobel Committee?
Because all the other awards are administered by Sweden (though Norway and Sweden were politically joined when the awards were instituted, and some think Nobel viewed Norway as the more progressive in areas of peace than more militaristic Sweden).
OK: Glamorous Hollywood actress & scientist of the 1940s and '50s who held a number of patents, especially during WWII, that included a guidance system for naval torpedoes, and whose theories of frequency-hopping serve as a basis for modern spread-spectrum communication technology, such as COFDM used in Wi-Fi network connections and CDMA used in some cordless and wireless telephones.
Extra point if you know the version of her name Mel Brooks used as a running gag in Blazing Saddles.