Officer Goodman and everyone who saved American democracy this year is my #personoftheyear.
— Colin Allred (@ColinAllredTX) December 13, 2021
Every cop who saved my ass (and democracy) on January 6…that’s my #personoftheyear
— Rep. Eric Swalwell (@RepSwalwell) December 13, 2021
The coronavirus is not a person, but the healthcare workers and epidemiologists are certainly more qualified than Time‘s predictable-after-the-fact choice.
Or even another popcult icon who’s a real humanitarian (and one with quite a large fan base of her own)…
People > TIME pic.twitter.com/mHCHPNYt2M
— Travis Akers (@travisakers) December 13, 2021
Speaking of niche internet celebrities, a gift for the readership:
Doocy: We’ve seen an arsonist burn down a half a million dollar Christmas tree in New York City back on the streets. Does the President think that’s good governing? pic.twitter.com/6vWcZoFNdI
— Acyn (@Acyn) December 13, 2021
Looking at that yuuuuge plastic monstrosity, I can only repurpose a famous Rolling Stone quip: I didn’t know you *could* spend half a million bucks at Dollar General!