The Schmooze

TIME names Mark Zuckerberg Person of the Year

In a surprise decision, Time magazine today disregarded the people’s choice of WikiLeaks’s Julian Assange for Person of the Year and opted for Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg. The accolade, awarded to the individual who has “for better or for worse…done the most to influence the events of the year,” according to the magazine, would have been better suited to Assange, various media outlets have argued.

Recommend this article

TIME names Mark Zuckerberg Person of the Year

Thank you!

This article has been sent!

Close
Close