Time Magazine recently released its 100 World's Most Influential People of 2010. These people are people who have affected our nation and our world their ability to inspire, lead, entertain, and create in the fields of politics, sports, technology, the arts, and more. Each article is written by one of their peers, another influential person in their same field. My question to you is this: whom would you choose as the most influential person of 2010?
1. Read the Time article here:
2. Leave a Comment on this blog entry at mrippolito.com and answer, in 150-200 words this prompt: Whom would you choose as the world's most influential person of 2010? Explain your answer.
3. You may NOT choose someone that another student has already chosen. You must look through the other comments to make sure your chosen person hasn't already been taken. If he/she has been taken, you must choose someone else.
4. The enrichment part: you don't HAVE to do this assignment. It's enrichment. If you choose to do it, I will assign a grade out of 15 points. If you choose not to, you will be listed as excused. This is not extra credit. Do a good job, and this will positively influence your grade. Don't follow the instructions, though, and it could have a negative effect on your grade. Only submit your entry if you feel you can do a good job on this assignment.