10/05/2011 03:53 pm ET Updated Dec 05, 2011

A Nobel Prize For Bob Dylan? Some Would Bet On It

Bob Dylan as a Nobel Prize winner likely isn't a common conversation in mainstream America.

But there is no questioning the singer's impact on pop culture, from the 1960s until now. And that is what has given the Nobel Prize for Literature an interesting option in the discussions leading up to the Thursday announcement of the winner.

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