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Greta Thunberg named Time
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Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk, 12/11/2019 9:34:26 AM

Greta Thunberg was named Time magazine's 2019 Person of the Year. She is youngest figure to receive the distinction in its 92-year history. "She became the biggest voice on the biggest issue facing the planet this year, coming from essentially nowhere to lead a worldwide movement," Time Editor-in-Chief Edward Felsenthal said at the announcement on Wednesday. "She embodies youth activism." The 16-year-old Swedish climate activist has become an iconic face in the fight to save the planet from climate change. Last year, she began spending her Fridays protesting by herself outside the Swedish parliament, and that effort grew to her leading

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Reply 1 - Posted by: hotcorner 12/11/2019 9:36:48 AM (No. 258819)
What did she ever do?
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Reply 2 - Posted by: kdsils60 12/11/2019 9:37:31 AM (No. 258821)
Isn't it "TIME" for this liberal rag of a magazine to go out of business?
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Northcross 12/11/2019 9:38:15 AM (No. 258823)
Just in case you thought Time Magazine could not embarrass itself any further.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: maryann4629 12/11/2019 9:40:45 AM (No. 258830)
In the good ol' days someone like Scowling Greta would have been labeled a weirdo and ignored. I miss the good ol' days.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Mr. Know-It-All 12/11/2019 9:45:19 AM (No. 258837)
I saw the "news" folks talking about this today before the announcement was made, wondering who it would be, and I predicted to myself that it would be Greta. Big freekin' surprise.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: HerbVA 12/11/2019 9:45:52 AM (No. 258839)
This selection is as fatuous as the selection of that America-hating bull dike as “sportsman of the year”. Repugnant virtue signaling by two dead magazines.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: DVC 12/11/2019 9:50:00 AM (No. 258844)
Another insane propaganda outlet jumps the shark.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: jacksin5 12/11/2019 9:53:21 AM (No. 258850)
Won my bet! The missus owes me a backrub.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: Avikingman 12/11/2019 9:53:33 AM (No. 258852)
Child abuse. Greta will have to live with this farce for the rest of her life
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Reply 10 - Posted by: starboard 12/11/2019 9:54:52 AM (No. 258857)
She'll probably get the Nobel peace prize too.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Dodge Boy 12/11/2019 9:55:22 AM (No. 258858)
What a joke. If the Time rag is ever sold, may it go to the highest bidder. One dollar should do it.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: WhamDBambam 12/11/2019 9:55:48 AM (No. 258859)
The vacuous ever praise the vacuous.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: Clinger 12/11/2019 9:56:03 AM (No. 258861)
Beat out El Chapo by a nose. Look at the bright side, at least it wasn't Adam Shiff.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: Fitzroy 12/11/2019 9:56:17 AM (No. 258863)
Wow! Is there still a place where I can buy a copy of Time? I so want to read the 8000th article extolling an unhappy child who says the world is about to end.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: Periwinkel 12/11/2019 9:58:27 AM (No. 258866)
No surprise here. She is also autistic and should not be used as a pawn in the climate debacle. I swear Leftists and Liberals have no consciences...the ends always justify the means.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: PChristopher 12/11/2019 9:59:08 AM (No. 258867)
Person of the Year....Nobel Prize....and other meaningless awards of the Left.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: Ribicon 12/11/2019 9:59:43 AM (No. 258868)
I'll wait and see who Newsweek and Look put forth as person of the year.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: Enoch Powell 12/11/2019 10:04:35 AM (No. 258880)
I see old copies of Time in medical waiting rooms. Is it still in business?
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Reply 19 - Posted by: shredmaster 12/11/2019 10:07:21 AM (No. 258884)
Am I missing something? What about the Whistleblower Eric Ciarmella? https://www.lucianne.com/2019/12/11/time_set_to_name_whistleblowerbrimpeachment_witnesses_person_of_the_year_22523.html
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Reply 20 - Posted by: cjjeepercreeper 12/11/2019 10:08:14 AM (No. 258887)
LOL.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: whyyeseyec 12/11/2019 10:11:46 AM (No. 258895)
Time!! You have failed us!!
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Reply 22 - Posted by: NorthernDog 12/11/2019 10:22:44 AM (No. 258913)
40 years ago they honored the equally grim-faced Ayatollah Khomeini as person of the year.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: JunkYardDog 12/11/2019 10:28:36 AM (No. 258919)
Greta Thunberg = "LEFTIST STOOGE OF THE YEAR"
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Reply 24 - Posted by: Norway 12/11/2019 10:40:25 AM (No. 258935)
Time will do anything in order to push the propaganda narrative.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: Yuban 12/11/2019 10:57:22 AM (No. 258948)
Greta and Megan sitting in a tree K-I-S-S-I-N-G! First comes love Then comes marriage Then comes baby In a baby carriage!
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Reply 26 - Posted by: Quigley 12/11/2019 11:02:03 AM (No. 258953)
If she was trump’s daughter could he make her Barren of Gray Matter? Or if Melania was Queen could she? What about if Trump made himself Emperor would he be able to command global warming to “stop right where you are!” Could a law professor profess something that isn’t the law? This new science is marvelous!!
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Reply 27 - Posted by: MarkTwain 12/11/2019 11:02:39 AM (No. 258954)
Gullible Twit of the Year is more like it, and the people that fall for this also earn the "Gullible Twit of the Year" award.
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Reply 28 - Posted by: ho72 12/11/2019 11:20:09 AM (No. 258983)
I disgustedly dropped Time in the late 80's and each passing year has made me look smarter and smarter for doing so.
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Reply 29 - Posted by: zephyrgirl 12/11/2019 11:22:17 AM (No. 258987)
The president of Brazil had it right - she's a brat.
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Reply 30 - Posted by: earlybird 12/11/2019 11:25:18 AM (No. 258990)
Meaningless.
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Reply 31 - Posted by: VirtuDawg 12/11/2019 11:27:04 AM (No. 258993)
Is Time magazine still in existence? And if so, who reads this poor excuse for bird cage liner??
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Reply 32 - Posted by: Boston Federalist 12/11/2019 11:32:24 AM (No. 259003)
Can we go further? Can the normal half of the country (unfortunately, probably slightly less than half) finally and openly acknowledge that the left half of the country has gone absolutely stark-raving mad?
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Reply 33 - Posted by: Pearson365 12/11/2019 11:40:18 AM (No. 259016)
Greta, what will you do after winning PofY? I’m sailing to Disneyland!
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Reply 34 - Posted by: DaddyO 12/11/2019 11:42:49 AM (No. 259020)
Is she going to fly another sailboat crew from the US out to Sweden to sail her 'carbon free' sailboat? Then fly another crew from Europe to the US to sail her 'carbon free' sailboat back?
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Reply 35 - Posted by: RayLRiv 12/11/2019 12:11:07 PM (No. 259062)
Excuse me while I pass some gas; G-R-E-T-A T-H-U-N-B-E-R-G
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Reply 36 - Posted by: Newtsche 12/11/2019 12:56:43 PM (No. 259102)
She still looks like a sack of potatoes but now one with credentials.
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Reply 37 - Posted by: udanja99 12/11/2019 1:28:09 PM (No. 259131)
Whenever I read anything about this naive little pest, I imagine what will happen to her in 11 years when the earth is just fine, none of her predictions have come to pass and she finally realizes that she’s a total fraud and that adults all over the world have used and abused her. With her history of behavioral issues, one of which involved her refusing to eat or drink anything, her parents should put her on suicide watch no later than the end of this year.
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Reply 38 - Posted by: JackBurton 12/11/2019 2:10:17 PM (No. 259187)
Glenn Beck was riffing on this in today's show and playing "How DARE You" repeatedly to laugh about it. I'd like to get that as a ring tone. Does anyone know how that would work?
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Reply 39 - Posted by: SALady 12/11/2019 11:49:25 PM (No. 259518)
So Time magazine has decided to do an inadept article on mental illness, especially in how it effects teenagers?!?!?!? Gretta is the perfect cover model for that purpose -- I have to give them that!!! Wait, you meant that isn't why they chose her?!?!? What else could it possibly be? Other be being insane, and being a useful idiot for the lie-berals, she really has no other purpose in this life!!!
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Reply 40 - Posted by: Imright 12/12/2019 12:01:39 AM (No. 259523)
BIG Joke!....Time needs to go!!
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Reply 41 - Posted by: doctorfixit 12/14/2019 3:26:28 AM (No. 261683)
Disgusting exploitation of a mentally ill child.
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