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Sat, Jan 25, 2020 3:20 PM

Live Poll: The 2010 Dekade: Persons of International Interest

Preface:

I don't know, if polls are allowed, if they touch political content. But I've also seen that there are social issues picked up in some polls. So - how political may a poll be? Where is the border?

Intro:

Which of these persons of international interests is your favorite? Discuss here.

Rules:

Living persons with political, financial or social heavyweight. The biggest influencers on earth, no second row - which means something like people who are the biggest of their countries and have to be known through news media. No dead persons, except they had a very big role in the 2010s.  Rules are pretty expendable on tat issue. ;D

Link: https://www.imdb.com/list/ls093121482/

Poll: ?

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No 1: Greta Thunberg - No 2: Angela Merkel - and you may keep the rest!

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1 y ago

Easily Greta, although she is the least powerful of them.

FYC:
Xi Jinping, president of the People's Republic of China (2012-)
Narenda Modi, prime minister of India (2014-)
Ali Khamenei, supreme leader of Iran (1989-)

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Thank you, albstein. :D
These three you mentioned are pretty good. I've put them to the list. It would be nice, if you'd put the line of leaders to your contribution. Otherwise I would look for it. :D

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Hallo albstein. :)
Wäre schön, wenn Du noch die nummer der präsidentschaft, etc. nachreichen würdest. :) Sonst muss ich halt suchen. ;) Einfach wie in den Beispielen. Danke fürs Teilnehmen. ;)

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Xi Jinping: 7th President
Narendra Modi (sorry for the error; I wrote Narenda): 14th Prime Minister
Ali Khamenei: 2nd Supreme Leader

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Thank you albstein. :D
That decreased a lot of work for me. :)

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P.S.: Those people don't have necessarily to be politician. They have to be the ones, who moved something. That can also be bad guys. Look at the examples, please! ;)

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greta...then angela....

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I have been very critical of Angela but looking at the other leaders, I'm almost glad we have her...

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My pick: Col.

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Also FYC:

Larry Page, CEO of Google (2011-15; probably the third, following himself and Eric Schmidt) and Google's parent Alphabet (2015-19, the first)
Shinzo Abe, 63st Prime Minister of Japan (2012-)

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Problem: We got no image of Larry Page. We got to put him on the list without an image.

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Okay.

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I've put him to the list anyway. Google is a number for sure! ;D
So I take this blank image, but maybe we would find a fitting image.

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He's on the list. Do you have a special line for him?

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Wrote:
Founder of Tesla, pioneer of electric mobility.

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Elon Musk: The Man, The Myth, The Beast ... oh, and The Meme.

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Funny. ;D
Ok, I let my own words stay. That's ok. Thank you for contributing. :)
(wanted to keep it more realistic and a little more sober)

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It's okay. I wasn't serious either.

Btw, he's also the founder of SpaceX.

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Yo, I've put that to the option. Thank you for completing.

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By the way, it's "Decade" in English.

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He's a Mortal Kombat fan.

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BONAFIDE BOSS:
I am! What about that?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sr1bLLvsbh0

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albstein:
Thank you! I corrected that. :D

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Decade → Dekade
Combat → Kombat

K instead of C looks like a stylization in English.

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^

Yeah, I thought you did that on purpose.

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albstein:
Sometimes, I do not answere as I should. When I wrote the k in the title, I ran in German mode. And I'm still fan of the wrong written c --> k in Mortal Kombat. ;) The edgy K also looks more aggressive than the round C. That makes sense. But I know that my title was obviously wrong written. ;) ... Since you told me. ;)

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My vote will likely go to Col Needham. I sincerely consider that IMDb is underrated as a global thing that aids everything: actual industry, education, researches ranging from independent small ones to much larger company-based, promotion, archiving... There are downsides. Everything has at least some. But results are already so large it's painful to see how neglectful people could be towards this website. To think that something so global began with a simple list of movies seen not unlike one I'm conducting on a daily basis always brings me in awe and fascination. 

I really like the selection so far, by the way. It's rather neutral (which is how it is supposed to be) and really is based on the impact of certain figures. I'm not exactly proud of entry from my country, to be honest, but impact of the person is indisputable. It's just that it's also rather unclear and kind of destabilizing so far.  

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I'm still not sure whom of them I like the most. But there are some on the list I don't really like. But to be neutral, they have to be on the list. Col Needham is one of my personal plus-candidates. ;D
Always look on the bright side of life. :D

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Any other 2010s party crasher?