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Taylor Swift Is a Silence Breaker…When It Comes to Sexual Assault

My (mostly sarcastic) wish was that there would be an end to Taylor Swift think pieces for the Holiday season. However, her presence on the Time cover has caused a backlash, a response to that backlash, and a continuous discussion as to if she "deserves" to be on the cover. Because of course it did.

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The Silence Breakers of #MeToo Are TIME’s 2017 Person of the Year

This year, women like Ashely Judd bravely spoke out against prominent men like Harvey Weinstein and started a movement that emboldened and inspired others to speak out against their respective Weinsteins.

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TIME’s Person of the Year Shortlist Includes Colin Kaepernick, the #MeToo Movement and, Yes, Trump

Here's who TIME found influential this year, for better or for worse.

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Everyone Is Dunking on Trump for Tweeting That He “Took A Pass” on TIME’s Person of the Year

After Trump tweeted that he "took a pass" on TIME's Person of the Year honor, everyone on Twitter got to mocking him.

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Looking to Be Inspired AF? Look No Further Than the Amazing Women on These Time Magazine Covers

Time Magazine's latest project shines a spotlight on 46 remarkable, contemporary women who've achieved greatness and some astonishing firsts.

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Priyanka Chopra Talks Quantico and Being Told “Girls Are Replaceable” for TIME

Actor and producer Priyanka Chopra is one of Time's 100 Most Influential People. In a video, she talks about being made fun of as a child, how the female-led 2008 film Fashion changed her, Quantico, and the importance of representation. 

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Amber Rose Continues to Slay, Publishes TIME Op-Ed “How I Learned To Stop Caring What People Think”

Yesterday, after Kanye West and Wiz Khalifa's Twitter feud, Amber Rose fired off a clapback at West that echoed throughout all of space and time. If you listen really carefully, you can still hear it. But Rose's momentum hasn't stopped yet.

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Angela Merkel First Woman to Be Named TIME Person of the Year Since Freakin’ 1986

TIME recently announced that Angela Merkel is their Person of the Year. She's the first woman to win the award in almost 30 years.

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Carrie Fisher Talks About How “Leia Has Changed” in The Force Awakens

In a recent interview with Time Magazine, Carrie Fisher talks about the transformation of her iconic character, Leia Organa, from princess to general in The Force Awakens

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Anita Sarkeesian Got to Meet All The Rad People at Last Night’s TIME 100 Gala

What a TIME to be alive!

TIME's annual "100 Most Influential People" list was released last week, and last night many of the world's tastemakers converged on New York's Lincoln Center for a night of performances, speeches, and rubbing shoulders with other influential bad-asses.

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Damn Right: Anita Sarkeesian Makes TIME’s Top 100 Most Influential People List

Later, gaters.

TIME is all about Anita Sarkeesian: only months after being named one of TIME's "30 Most Influential People on the Internet," the feminist gaming critic has also made the magazine's annual "100 Most Influential People" feature.

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TIME Names Anita Sarkeesian, Beyonce, J.K. Rowling and Other BAMFs the “30 Most Influential People on the Internet”

A series of important tubes.

TIME may not be down with Internet slang, but it did recently acknowledge a diverse and international group of people that are changing our world online and IRL as part of its "30 Most Influential People on the Internet" list.

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TIME Says 2014 “May Have Been the Best Year for Women Since the Dawn of Time”

What about for 'feminism,' TIME? SAY THE WORD. SAY IT.

Yes, that TIME.

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Anna Kendrick on Feminist: “You Just Have to Fight Back and Own That Word”

She also brought up Gamergate.

Anna Kendrick shoots straight on Time Magazine's worst word poll debacle, Gamergate, and celebrity photo hacking.

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Time Magazine Apologizes For Including Feminism In Poll of Words To Ban

Huh. This oughta be good.

So remember earlier this week when Time Magazine ran a poll of the most annoying words that should be banned next year, and the word "feminist" was on it? Yeah. They're real sorry about that.

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Update: “Feminist” Is Most Likely Winning that Stupid Time Magazine Poll Because of 4Chan

Commencing eyeroll sequence...

Shhh... Listen. That's the sound of our abject surprise. Yes, it's supposed to sound like nothing, because it doesn't exist.

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Time Magazine Asks “Is Feminist the Worst Word of 2014?” in New Poll. We Have an Answer For Them.

How about "print media?"

Yes, today was the day that Time Magazine went on record as wanting to shove chopsticks in their ears whenever somebody says the word "feminist."

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Agent Coulson on the Cover of Time Magazine


Well, technically he's on the back cover (according to PPYAJuneBug on Tumblr), in an ad for Agents of SHIELD, but, good gag Marvel PR. Good gag. (via Tumblr.) Previously in Agents of SHIELD

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Time Magazine Names The 100 Best Video Games

It Goes Ding When There's Stuff

Yeah, I chose Paperboy as the header image for this post and you're just going to have to deal with it. Best of lists are bound to attract controversy so prepare yourself to have some opinions on Time Magazine's list of the 100 best video games. 

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Time's Person Of The Year May Be A Cop-Out, But Not For The First Time

Time's Person of the Year this year is officially "The Protester." I can see what they're getting at, but it does seem like something of a cop-out, right? I mean, "The Protester" is more like a Type-of-Person of the Year, or maybe the Class-Loadout of the Year. Besides that, Steve Jobs sure did spend a giant portion of the year dominating headlines. Of course, he might not have been a great person exactly, but that is up for debate. Also, let me remind you that Hitler (yes, that Hitler) was once Time's Person of the Year, and Stalin was twice. They aren't all heroes. On that note, as lame as "The Protester" might feel, there are way, way lamer ones in the past. Let's take a look, shall we?

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