A group of pranksters affiliated with 4chan have successfully managed to pull off their polling scheme to fix the North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as the TIME Magazine's Person of the Year, according to the Daily Dot.
Jamie Lynne Grumet, a 26-year-old parenting blogger, offers her nipple to 3-year-old son Aram on the cover of this week's Time magazine, to promote a story about attachment parenting, an approach that encourages parents to breastfeed and co-sleep with their children.
"To me, the whole point of a magazine cover is to get your attention," says Rick Stengel, Time's managing editor. "From the moment that we started talking about this story as a cover possibility, it was like I couldn't get out of the meetings. There was so much opinion and passion about it and discussion. What that told me is, boy, this is a story that people care a lot about."
Person Of The Year of the Day: TIME picks "The Protester" as its Person of the Year for 2011.
No one could have known that when a Tunisian fruit vendor set himself on fire in a public square, it would incite protests that would topple dictators and start a global wave of dissent. In 2011, protesters didn’t just voice their complaints; they changed the world.
Magazine Cover of the Day: TIME puts Osama bin Laden on par with history's greatest madman with a decidedly unsubtle homage to their own iconic cover wrapping this week's issue, which hits stands Thursday.
As several have previously noted, Hitler and bin Laden share at least one important similarity: The deaths of both were announced on the very same day -- May 1st.