It’s about time!

The long and distinguished journalism career of 26-year-old Ronan Farrow, who started his first TV show on MSNBC this past Monday, has finally been recognized with a Cronkite Award for Excellence in Exploration in Journalism.

Many said “gee, that was fast,” except in a much snarkier way:

Something about this setup sounds familiar:

Winning for stuff he hasn’t done yet? Cue the “Nobel Peace Prize” buzz:

https://twitter.com/zhanover/status/438758065467588608

https://twitter.com/TheMightyCain/status/438817954839277568

Sounds completely plausible!