You: Copout Meme of the Year

The apparent legacy of Time magazine choosing "You" as their 2006 "Person of the Year" seems to be a growing list of other outlets also choosing You for their "X of the Year." The latest is Fox Sports' Kevin Hench, who names You as Fan of the Year, however vaguely tongue-in-cheek (ETP points out there's no mention of Time in his article itself, just a brief note regarding same on the foxsports.com home page). Hench's piece is really just a laundry list of bad sporting from the past year, tacking You on to the front of each bullet point as examples of what 2006 fandom has endured. Let's all just calmly step away from this joke, please? Haven't You done enough?

The fan of the year in 2006 is ... [Fox Sports via Eat the Press]