WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange Still in First Place in TIME Person of the Year Voting

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange may be cooling his heels in a London jail, but he will likely be heartened by the news that with four days left in the voting, he is atop TIME‘s voting for Person of the Year.

Voting ends Sunday, and the magazine will name its Person of the Year Wednesday, Dec. 15.

The top 10, as of Wednesday:

1: Julian Assange

2: Turkey Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan

3: Lady Gaga

4: Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert

5: Glenn Beck

6: Barack Obama

7: Steve Jobs

8: The Chilean miners

9: The unemployed American

10: Mark Zuckerberg

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