Because Occupy Wall Street won last year:
@sandrafluke Congrats! You've been chosen as a candidate on @time's #POY2012 poll.
— TIME.com (@TIME) November 26, 2012
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Update: Leave it to our own Steve Green to deliver the killer soundbyte: "I know Time also selected Hitler one year, but at least Hitler could draw a crowd."
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