Monday, December 18, 2006

Person of the year 2006: YOU!

The time voted!
2006: You - Referencing contributors to user created content "for seizing the reins of the global media, for founding and framing the new digital democracy, for working for nothing and beating the pros at their own game, TIME's Person of the Year for 2006 is you. wikipedia

The "Great Man" theory of history is usually attributed to the Scottish philosopher Thomas Carlyle, who wrote that "the history of the world is but the biography of great men." He believed that it is the few, the powerful and the famous who shape our collective destiny as a species. That theory took a serious beating this year. Time

1 comment:

Mas said...

Leuk! Allebei onafhankelijk van elkaar dezelfde weblog-upload! Goede week toegewenst, Max! Alweer een beetje aan het Münsterane leven gewend?