You control the Information Age..only if you control your own computer...

Doc Searls, a Senior Editor of Linux Journal, had the following to say in his SuitWatch newsletter about the Time Magazine "... of the Year".

Time Magazine closed 2006 by naming You its Person of the Year:

The subhead exclaimed, "Yes, you. You control the Information Age. Welcome to your world."

Not so fast.

Allow me to present some evidence to the contrary before making an affirmative claim that Time will be right one year from now - when we have a popular Linux laptop.