OCCUPATION: Money madman
PREVIOUS APPEARANCES ON THE TIME 100: 0
PRO: The recession hasn't been able to keep this raging bull out of the spotlight, and recent on-air criticisms of Obama even prompted a response from the White House.
CON: His convo with Jon Stewart found him meekly apologizing for months' worth of blind market boosterism. And he had to apologize on the Today Show for his ill-advised confidence in Wachovia.