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Time Person of the Year

Trump Criticizes Time's 'Person Of The Year' As 'Politically Correct'

The Huffington Post | Marina Fang | Posted 12.08.2016 | Politics

President-elect Donald Trump on Thursday bragged about being named Time magazine’s Person of the Year, but criticized the title of the honor as “p...

These 3 Time Magazine Covers Capture Trump's Surprising Victory

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 12.07.2016 | Politics

President-elect Donald Trump was revealed as Time magazine’s person of the year on Wednesday, an honor that unquestionably means a lot to Trump. But...

Donald Trump Caps Off 2016 By Winning Time's Person Of The Year

The Huffington Post | Hayley Miller | Posted 12.08.2016 | Media

Time has named President-elect Donald Trump its 2016 Person of the Year. Nancy Gibbs, the magazine’s managing editor, revealed Trump as the winner o...

If Angela Merkel Doesn't Have to Be Likable, Why Does Hillary Clinton?

Joanne Bamberger | Posted 12.21.2016 | Politics
Joanne Bamberger

When people describe German Chancellor Angela Merkel, plenty of phrases come to mind that have nothing to do with her personality. She's been a play...

Trump: Poison of the Year?

Bernie Shine | Posted 12.09.2015 | Politics
Bernie Shine

If he is elected president, they not only won't want to come in, but a vast number of American citizens will want to leave. Let's hope other nations are willing to open their borders to receive us.

It Only Took Time 29 Years To Name Another Woman Person Of The Year

The Huffington Post | Willa Frej | Posted 12.09.2015 | Media

Time magazine has named German Chancellor Angela Merkel as its Person of the Year, citing her handling of the Greece debt crisis and refugee influx in...

The Absurd Reason Why Kim Davis Is Being Touted For Time's Person Of The Year

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

It's safe to say most people do not think Kim Davis should be Time magazine's Person of the Year, but some feel otherwise. Though the Person of the Y...

TIME Magazine Honors 'A Ragged Army of Volunteers' That Needs Your Help -- 3 Quick Ways to Support the Ebola Fighters

Tracy Hoover | Posted 02.15.2015 | Impact
Tracy Hoover

If you've ever doubted that a small group of dedicated individuals can change - in this case, save - the world, I encourage you to read TIME's story about the Ebola fighters and then do something to support their efforts.

The Best Someecards Of The Week

The Huffington Post | Christine Dalton | Posted 12.12.2014 | Comedy

Blimey! This was quite an interesting week wasn't it? We were visited by British royalty (as evidenced by our superb use of British slang), we sur...

Time's 'Person of the Year' Spotlights the Crucial Role of Ebola Survivors

Raymond A. Smith, Ph.D. | Posted 02.10.2015 | Science
Raymond A. Smith, Ph.D.

The news that Time magazine has named responders to the Ebola crisis as their Person of the Year casts an overdue light on an underutilized strength in the battle: individuals who have been infected and survived.

2014 Misogyny of the Year: TIME Magazine

Charles Clymer | Posted 02.10.2015 | Media
Charles Clymer

When TIME ignores so many influential women in favor of less influential men, it increases the disparity of how women are viewed in society because when they put something on the cover (and choose to ignore other subjects), people talk about it (or don't), regardless of its importance or accuracy.

Ebola Fighters Are Time Magazine's Person Of The Year

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 12.10.2014 | Media

The Ebola fighters have been named Time magazine's Person of the Year for 2014. Time's managing editor Nancy Gibbs revealed the winner on NBC's "To...

Time Reveals Candidates For 2014 Person Of The Year

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 12.09.2014 | Media

Time magazine has narrowed down its list of candidates for the annual Person of the Year issue. This year's possible winners include Apple CEO Tim ...

Person of the Year, 2014?

John P. David | Posted 01.31.2015 | Media
John P. David

Last year, I had great responses from a blog post and survey about TIME's Person of the Year, so I decided to revisit the topic as we start to look back on the people and events that shaped the news in 2014.

Why Pope Francis Is a Model CEO

Terry Connelly | Posted 03.10.2014 | Business
Terry Connelly

He may be the first Pontiff to merit a Harvard Business School case study in 21st Century executive leadership. Consider the situation he inherited when he took office.

The Pope's Runner-Up... the Secretary?

Jeffrey Laurenti | Posted 02.22.2014 | World
Jeffrey Laurenti

Incomprehensibly, John Kerry was not on Time's short list. The U.S. secretary of state may not deal with cosmic truths, but by any secular standard Kerry has, in one short year, justifiably laid claim to the blessings the gospels promise to peacemakers.

A New Christmas Brings to the Vatican Fisherman's Shoes Instead of Red Slippers

Ken Atchity | Posted 02.22.2014 | Religion
Ken Atchity

Both popes face the daunting task of restoring confidence in a religious institution rocked with scandal both sexual and financial. Can he restore the faith of fallen-away Catholics like myself, who could no longer bear the dichotomy between institutionalism and morality?

2013 Person of the Year: Edward Snowden | Acronym TV

Dennis Trainor | Posted 02.19.2014 | Politics
Dennis Trainor

It is with pride that I announce the Acronym TV person of the year is Edward Snowden. Edward Snowden opened up a Pandora's box that cannot be closed.

Kim Bellware

Meet The Artist Behind The Pope's 'TIME' Portrait | Kim Bellware | Posted 12.16.2013 | Chicago

As media watchers waited to see who would be chosen as TIME Magazine's 2013 person of the year last week, artist Jason Seiler -- known for his hyper-r...

The Week to Week News Quiz for 12/13/13

John Zipperer | Posted 02.12.2014 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

Is it the season of peace in Washington? Take the Week to Week news quiz and see how much you know about the week's peaceful events.

This Same-Sex Love Story Is One For The Ages

Posted 01.23.2014 | Weddings

Edith Windsor -- the Defense of Marriage Act plaintiff -- has had a big year. In June 2013, the Supreme Court ruled in her favor, declaring DOMA u...

This Says So Much About Why We Need To Pay Attention

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 12.12.2013 | Comedy

TIME Magazine just named Pope Francis its Person of the Year. In other words, TIME Magazine did not award that title to Rob Ford, Anthony Weiner, Kris...

Why Pope Francis Is Time Magazine's Person of the Year

Paul Brandeis Raushenbush | Posted 02.10.2014 | Religion
Paul Brandeis Raushenbush

Lapsed Catholic, atheist and people of other religions have all declared themselves a fan of this Pope. And, as a Baptist minister so have I. Pope Francis is the religious figure that the world has been waiting for.


The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 01.25.2014 | Media

Pope Francis has been named Time magazine's Person of the Year for 2013. Time's managing editor Nancy Gibbs revealed the magazine's decision on NBC...

Time Reveals Finalists For Person Of The Year

Posted 02.08.2014 | Media

Time magazine unveiled its top ten finalists for the Person of the Year on Monday's "Today." Time is often accused of pandering to safe or middlebr...