December 12, 2013
Vladimir Putin Is the Real Person of the Year
Max Fisher, Washington Post
The Associated Press
Not everyone was satisfied when Time magazine announced its selection for Person of the Year: Pope Francis. Our colleagues at The Switch argue that the person who actually best meets Time's standard for having "most influenced the news this year" is former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden, whom they name asThe Switch's Person of the Year.
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