Wednesday, 19 December 2012
PRESIDENT OBAMA IS TIME'S 'PERSON OF THE YEAR'
President Barack Obama has been named Time magazine's "Person of the Year" for 2012.
"We are in the midst of historic cultural and demographic changes, and Obama is both the symbol and in some ways the architect of this new America," Time Editor Rick Stengel
In an interview with Time, Obama said his re-election "may have been more satisfying a win than 2008."
"We've gone through a very difficult time," Obama told the magazine. "The American people have rightly been frustrated at the pace of change, and the economy is still struggling, and this president we elected is imperfect, and yet, despite all that, this is who we want to be. That's a good thing.