The event is about influence -- the Time 100 is supposedly the hundred most influential people of the year -- so I asked a few attendees about their own. Murdoch very politely declined to be interviewed, and Poehler somewhat less politely, but others took the bait. First up: MSNBC's Joe Scarborough, who better get his mom an extra nice card this Sunday.
Joe Scarborough, co-host of MSNBC's Morning Joe:
If you could influence anybody, who would it be?
My mother, to stop emailing me all the political rumors she gets on the internet. She sends 'em to me every morning, about all the candidates.
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