Look: Time Magazine Named Donald Trump Person of the Year and the Internet Reacted Exactly How You'd Think

CLEVELAND, OH - JULY 21:  Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gives two thumbs up to the crowd during the evening session on the fourth day of the Republican National Convention on July 21, 2016 at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump received the number of votes needed to secure the party's nomination. An estimated 50,000 people are expected in Cleveland, including hundreds of protesters and members of the media. The four-day Republican National Convention kicked off on July 18.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Look: Time Magazine Named Donald Trump Person of the Year and the Internet Reacted Exactly How You'd Think

People are comparing this to another scary leader who once held the title.

Published December 7, 2016

  1. Today, TIME Magazine shocked the world by announcing the recipient of their 'Person of the Year'
  2. And people could not hide their disappointment that Donald Trump once again beat out Hillary Clinton
  3. And when some asked for people to figure out the historical significance...
  4. It did not take long for some to draw the eerie parallels between this cover and past covers that paraded dictators and fascists
  5. However, many people chose to use comedy to deal with the ridiculous nature of the situation
  6. While others attempted to remind people that this is not a sign of approval
  7. Some agreed on a person that would have been a more logical option
  8. And no Donald Trump story is complete without a blast from the past tweet from Donald Trump denouncing the very thing he now celebrates

Written by Rachel Herron

(Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

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