Who Is the Pacifica Person of the Year?

TIME magazine named President Barack Obama their person of the year. Tell us who you think should win from our town!

On Dec. 19, Time magazine named President Barack Obama as their Person of the Year.

“For finding and forging a new majority, for turning weakness into opportunity and for seeking, amid great adversity, to create a more perfect union, Barack Obama is TIME's 2012 Person of the Year,” Time managing editor Richard Stengel explained in his note to readers.

The magazine invited votes on 40 candidates, including Obama, Gabby Douglas and Kim Jong Un. Other options included The Mars Rover and the Higgs Boson Particle.

But who cares about the same-old, same-old? Who is Pacifica’s Person of the Year—the man or woman who, in Timespeak, “most influenced the news this year for better or worse?”

Tell us your pick in the comment section below!

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I fixxy Pacifica December 29, 2012 at 01:51 AM
he saved the quarry from development, bray is a hero!
Christa Bigue December 29, 2012 at 02:48 AM
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Jim Lange December 29, 2012 at 04:05 AM
"Lynn Adam picks up garbage" So does Todd Bray. But please, enough about his love life..
Todd Bray December 29, 2012 at 06:15 PM
Keri Santos December 29, 2012 at 08:44 PM
IFixxy is Todd Bray!


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