"For connecting more than half a billion people and mapping the social relations among them; for creating a new system of exchanging information; and for changing how we all live our lives," Facebook founder Mark Zukerberg is Time's 2010 "Person of the Year," the magazine just announced.
— The Tea Party movement.
— Afghan President Hamid Karzai.
— WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.
— The Chilean miners who survived two months deep underground.
Working off of Time's list, we wonder what everybody thinks (if you have other nominees, speak up in the comments thread):
Update at 3:45 p.m. ET: The Picture Show has a look back at some of Time's past honorees, including Charles Lindbergh, Adolf Hitler and Martin Luther King Jr.