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2019-12-11 Home Front: Culture Wars
Guess who's TIME's person of the year
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Posted by g(r)omgoru 2019-12-11 13:05|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [6480 views ]  Top

#1 Pirralha
Posted by European Conservative 2019-12-11 14:21||   2019-12-11 14:21|| Front Page Top

#2 Naturally, big money being poured into making her a Joan of Arc type figurehead/mascot for the more violent and aggressive Antifa 2:Extinction Revolution.
Posted by swksvolFF 2019-12-11 15:15||   2019-12-11 15:15|| Front Page Top

#3 *Barf* Expected from them, but *barf*. But then, who reads Time™ magazine in the Internet Age?
Posted by magpie 2019-12-11 15:44||   2019-12-11 15:44|| Front Page Top

#4 Yet another chapter in the decline / fall / utter cliwnifucation of the US media.

Since it's inception TIME's Man Person of the Year was selected according to a clear, simple, universally-understood criterion: the individual who for better or worse dominated the news cycle and thus, in media-world and with the perspective of the last twelve months, most significantly influenced the world.

By this simple criterion TIME chose and defended its choice of world-historical personages such as Adolf Hitler and the Ayatollah Khomeini.

The blindingly obvious choice - if TIME had any integrity left - for 2019 would be Donald J. Trump.

A Eurocentric choice could arguably be Boris Johnson or even Erdogan.

But not the spoiled brat who not only has had no influence on anything whatsoever but has not even influenced more than a couple of media cycles out of hundreds.

TIME = complete joke
Posted by Lex 2019-12-11 15:53||   2019-12-11 15:53|| Front Page Top

#5 * clownification
Posted by Lex 2019-12-11 15:53||   2019-12-11 15:53|| Front Page Top

#6 TIME is worth about US$1– now, right? Clearly this is a bid for attention in the hope that those not disgusted will fork over the price of a subscription in solidarity.
Posted by trailing wife 2019-12-11 16:02||   2019-12-11 16:02|| Front Page Top

Posted by Dron66046 2019-12-11 16:27||   2019-12-11 16:27|| Front Page Top

#8 But then, who reads Time™ magazine in the Internet Age?

Doctor offices too lazy to cancel the subscription? Soy Boi collector's item?

Anymore it is subliminal messaging via cover to those at checkout lanes or going trough airports, but even that is changing. Only thing left is to auto load ads like pop-ups on peoples' PEDs as they walk within blue tooth range, but I don't think they are desperate or/and stupid enough to do that. Yet.
Posted by swksvolFF 2019-12-11 17:10||   2019-12-11 17:10|| Front Page Top

#9 And no irony lost on the immense amount of resources necessary to manufacture and distribute these magazines to have 99% of them thrown away to make room for the next print.
Posted by swksvolFF 2019-12-11 17:12||   2019-12-11 17:12|| Front Page Top

#10 Greta = uma pirralha impertinente
Posted by Lex 2019-12-11 19:34||   2019-12-11 19:34|| Front Page Top

#11 Lex, I think it sounds better in the original Swedish "en stygg brat"
Posted by Rambler in Virginia 2019-12-11 20:51||   2019-12-11 20:51|| Front Page Top

#12 Merry Christmas you stinkin white polluters.
Posted by Jack Salami  2019-12-11 21:19||   2019-12-11 21:19|| Front Page Top


Time also named Hitler.
Posted by Goober Tingle7365 2019-12-11 22:44||   2019-12-11 22:44|| Front Page Top


And Stalin.
Posted by Goober Tingle7365 2019-12-11 22:46||   2019-12-11 22:46|| Front Page Top

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