For my part, I don't care. As a polyglot programmer, I find the language wars to be too coarse-grained. I am more interested in which ideas became mainstream. As a speaker at numerous Java and Ruby events, I get a chance to see what thousands of other developers are thinking about. 2007 was a great year--a lot of ideas that have bubbled slowly for a while finally came to a boil:
BTW, Relevance is hiring senior developers. We're more interested in your ideas than in your language of choice.