Twitter Suggests Alternatives To TIME’s ‘Person Of The Year’ Besides Trump
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After President Trump
tweeted that TIME
had pursued him to fill the ‘Person of the Year’ title and he turned it down
, the internet decided to lend the magazine a hand by finding other candidates who were equally, if not more, suitable for the spot.
The ball started
rolling on Wednesday, when BuzzFeed’s AM to DM
segment called for nominations for the role.
suggesting notable characters who helped make this year a little mundane. These contenders include the ‘Distracted Boyfriend
’ and the Twitter employee
who took down Trump’s account. There were even non-human nominees like the adorable ‘Porgs
’ from Star Wars: The Last Jedi
some possible ‘Person of the Year’ successors. TIME
magazine will officially announce its crowning on 6 December 2017.
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