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The Year's Best Humor on Twitter

Humor Leaders - The Shorty Awards - The best producers of real-time, short form content on Twitter(You can still submit a vote for fun, but the actual contest is over)

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The Real-Time Academy of Short Form Arts & Sciences will use a combination of criteria to select the winner from among the finalists, including the number of votes, the reasons given in nominations, answers to the Shorty Interview (which you can still take here) and the content of the finalists' tweets.

60th

jim cantiello

jim cantiello

MTV News producer, 'personality' and pop culture fanatic. Oh, and don't let my initials fool you. I'm not Jesus.
Riitta A
Riitta A I nominate @jambajim for a Shorty Award in #humor because his tweets are humorous.
m_ac
m_ac I nominate @jambajim for a Shorty Award in #humor because why not
Nuzhat
Nuzhat I nominate @jambajim for a Shorty Award in #humor because...I mean have you read his tweets?!
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35 votes in humor
1 vote in music
1 vote in journalist
1 vote in weird

61st

Zach Sang

Zach Sang

I love to talk and I love music! So yeah I am on the radio! LOL :)
Dana
Dana I nominate @ZachSang1 for a Shorty Award in #humor because... i love beans, and bacon. (:
Bonnie Wells
Bonnie Wells I nominate @zachsang1 for a Shorty Award in #humor because... he's legit amazingly funny. & my buddy. (:
emily azer
emily azer I nominate @zachsang1 for a Shorty Award in #humor because... "cool cat" nuff said
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37 votes in humor
1 vote in health
1 vote in food
1 vote in art
1 vote in apps

62nd

Fake AP Stylebook

Fake AP Stylebook

Style tips for proper writing. contact: fakeapstylebook at gmail dot com. No submissions, please. All material copyright The Bureau Chiefs, LLC.
Jondi Schmitt-Soper
Jondi Schmitt-Soper I nominate @fakeapstylebook for a Shorty Award in #humor because their tweets are so funny and always make me laugh!
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_fx_ I nominate @FakeAPstylebook for a Shorty Award in #humor because linguistic funnies are the best.
Alfonso Pinate
Alfonso Pinate I nominate @FakeAPStylebook for a Shorty Award in #humor because... it's a multilayered funny critique.
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34 votes in humor
2 votes in journalism
2 votes in journalist
1 vote in weird

63rd

Peter Coffin

Peter Coffin

Comedian and fan of naturally curvy women. Hopefully naturally curvey women make it to the Super Bowl this year. They are my favorite NFL team.
Meghan Murphy
Meghan Murphy I nominate @petercoffin for a Shorty Award in #humor! <3
19Becka
19Becka I nominate @petercoffin for a Shorty Award in #humor because... he tickles my funny bone... and it's not sexual.
Kimiko Kobayashi
Kimiko Kobayashi I nominate @petercoffin for a Shorty Award in #humor because...he's not Jay Leno. & he deserves it obviously ;]
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33 votes in humor
2 votes in customerservice
1 vote in mobydick
1 vote in ne
1 vote in weird

64th

David Schneider

David Schneider

Actor, writer, comedian. Jack of all trades master of about two. Contains moderate swearing (under 16s beware).
Jools
Jools I nominate @davidschneider for a Shorty Award in #humor because he makes me laugh.
Ross Owen
Ross Owen I nominate @davidschneider for a Shorty Award in #humour because he's funny, he's topical and he's a good guy.
Bren Tierney
Bren Tierney I nominate @davidschneider for a Shorty Award in #humor because he's consistent with fresh satire, gags and word play.
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31 votes in humor
1 vote in celebrity
1 vote in shortyaward

65th

mikiturner

mikiturner

simply fabulous when fed and watered
Shelley
Shelley I nominate @mikiturner for a Shorty Award in #humor because...she is a funny person and the Queen of Mayhem!
SueB
SueB I nominate @mikiturner for a Shorty Award in #humor because...she is just side splittingly funny
Claudia S.
Claudia S. I nominate @mikiturner for a Shorty Award in #humor because her re-write of The L Word was just fabulous.Made my day(s)
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31 votes in humor
32 votes in photography
13 votes in journalist
12 votes in art
10 votes in nonprofit

66th

maureenjohnson

maureenjohnson

There's a fine line between good eye contact, and the piercing stare of a psychopath. Maureen is on the wrong side of it. - a fan
Kevin Hollowell
Kevin Hollowell I nominate @maureenjohnson for a Shorty Award in #humor because she makes me laugh out loud more often than anyone.
Nayeli!
Nayeli! I nominate @maureenjohnson for a Shorty Award in #humor because...she feeds me pellets
Emilia
Emilia I nominate @maureenjohnson for a Shorty Award in #humor because she is so hilariously awesome.
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30 votes in humor
3 votes in weird
2 votes in remember
2 votes in customerservice
2 votes in books

67th

Gene Hunt

Gene Hunt

I am the Gene genie and I don't like scumbags. Now Bolly might have her knockers, but I think she's a bit of alright. http://www.bbc.co.uk/lifeonmars/
Simon
Simon I nominate @GeneHunt for Shorty Award in #humor because he's the guv'nor, and he doesn't take lip from plonks or probs!
maclanduk
maclanduk I nominate @GeneHunt for a Shorty Award in #humor because he makes me laugh!
Robyn Asbury
Robyn Asbury I nominate @GeneHunt for a Shorty Award in #humor because... he tweets hilarious one-liners that have me in stitches.
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32 votes in humor
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in nonprofit

68th

Lee

Lee

20 y/o. Future Film Producer. Full time Student. Part time Cashier. A Story Teller. Thats Me. Failure is a mind state. Success is a grind state.
Sha' Al-Hadi
Sha' Al-Hadi I nominate @swag101 for a Shorty Award in #humor because... he keeps me thoroughly entertained
Brandon Brathwaite
Brandon Brathwaite I nominate @Swag101 for a Shorty Award in #humor because... I can?
Dee.Dee
Dee.Dee I nominate @Swag101 for a Shorty Award in #humor because i just woke up from long nap
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27 votes in humor
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in letsbehonest

69th

Mindy Kaling

Mindy Kaling

writer/performer/shopper
Brittany Jones
Brittany Jones I vote for @mindykaling for a Shorty Award in #humor because... she's a writer for The Office nuff said.
Sarah
Sarah I nominate @mindykaling for a Shorty Award in #humor because she's my comedy heroin(e).
Mao Yi
Mao Yi I nominate @MindyKaling for a Shorty Award in #humor because of awesome.
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32 votes in humor
5 votes in celebrity
1 vote in lusciousness
1 vote in culturalinstitution
1 vote in finewhatever

70th

Gregory

Gregory

I am whatever I wish to be.
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ᵀᴴᴱ ᴼᴿᴵᴳᴵᴻᴬᴸ I nominate @Onision for a Shorty Award in #humor because... he is one of the funniest people every ^>^
manectricfagaloo
manectricfagaloo RT @ElectricBugaloo: I nominate @Onision for a Shorty Award in #humor because he is the most honest person ever, and hilarious. http://b ...
Drowsy
Drowsy I nominate @Onision for a Shorty Award in #humor because...he's very funny and very awesome.
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31 votes in humor
6 votes in weird
2 votes in education
1 vote in other

71st

Shane Dawson

Shane Dawson

That guy from youtube that wears his moms clothes...
Hayley Baldin
Hayley Baldin I nominate @shanedawson for a Shorty Award in #humor because...He is the funniest guy on youtube and twitter.
chandlerina
chandlerina I nominate @shanedawson for a Shorty Award in #humor because he's hilarious. And gorgeous, honey. Gorgeous.
Valja
Valja I nominate @ShaneDawson for a Shorty Award in #humor because he`s great and he`s doing an amazing thing on @youtube
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27 votes in humor
3 votes in celebrity
2 votes in weird
1 vote in comedy
1 vote in music

72nd

David Hewlett

David Hewlett

Daddy-Nerd, Actor-Nerd Writer-Nerd Director-Nerd and All round Geek!
James O'Conner
James O'Conner I recommend @dhewlett in the Shorty Award category #humor because...
Tanya
Tanya I recommend @dhewlett in the Shorty Award category #humor because, well, he's David Hewlett! He's Rodney McKay! :D
Kate
Kate I vote for @dhewlett for a Shorty Award in #humor because...he made the funniest movie ever...A Dog's Breakfast!
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26 votes in humor
359 votes in celebrity
20 votes in ubercoolgeeks
5 votes in weird
4 votes in egocentric

72nd
(tie)

Neil Patrick Harris

Neil Patrick Harris

I act some. Dig variety acts, Pixar, puppets, theme parks and great meals.
salenaaki
salenaaki I vote for @ActuallyNPH for a Shorty Award in #humor because the man is hilarious!
Rose Buscemi
Rose Buscemi I nominate @ActuallyNPH for a Shorty Award in #humor because... I'm surprised he isn't already winning.
Konstantinos Giagias
Konstantinos Giagias I nominate @ActuallyNPH for a Shorty Award in #humor because... he is HORRIBLY Awesome!!!! Funny
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26 votes in humor
19 votes in celebrity
2 votes in awesome
1 vote in music
1 vote in bacon

73rd

Marlon Soto
K. Campbell
K. Campbell I nominate @MARLON for a Shorty Award in #humor because...he's a vet& when he& @KevinHart4real start on sum1= #HILARITY
Princess Andrek
Princess Andrek I nominate @marlon for a Shorty Award in #humor because...
M.A. Teague
M.A. Teague I nominate @Marlon Wayansfor a Shorty Award in #humor because his ass kept begging us to!
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28 votes in humor
5 votes in comedy
2 votes in celebrity
1 vote in news
1 vote in marlonlwayans

74th

Lizz Winstead

Lizz Winstead

Lizz is a political satirist and co creator of The Daily Show. Enjoys pointing out crackpottery and things smart people write. Pic by Mindy Tucker
Elana_Brooklyn
Elana_Brooklyn I nominate @lizzwinstead for a Shorty Award in #humor cuz if I were a kid, I'd want to be her when I grew up. She's hilarious & brilliant
Jennifer Jakobiw
Jennifer Jakobiw I nominate @@lizzwinstead for a Shorty Award in #humor because..she writes in a way that is intelligent and silly
Shawna Thomas
Shawna Thomas I nominate @lizzwinstead for a Shorty Award in #humor because I only want to retweet everything she types.
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28 votes in humor
4 votes in teapartypickuplines
3 votes in comedy
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in journalist

75th

bomdeassunto

bomdeassunto

Frases na manga sobre temas variados para você virar a estrela do bar.
natalia coutinho
natalia coutinho I vote for @bomdeassunto for a Shorty Award in #humor because...simplesmente inteligente
Alexandre Carvalho
Alexandre Carvalho I nominate @bomdeassunto for a Shorty Award in #humor because...its the best of twitter.
Maíra
Maíra I nominate @bomdeassunto for a Shorty Award in #humor because...
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28 votes in humor

76th

Isaac Deitz

Isaac Deitz

I am a Writer/Director/Filmmaker/Comedian/Christian. I tweet bad jokes and personal beliefs.
Jeremiah Dias
Jeremiah Dias I nominate @IsaacDeitz for a Shorty Award in #humor and #videography because he has a legit God-given gift for both.
Emily (punkinhayd)
Emily (punkinhayd) I nominate @IsaacDeitz for a Shorty Award in #humor because...he makes awesome videos and is a crazy guy:)
Faith Wuenschel
Faith Wuenschel I nominate @IsaacDeitz for a Shorty Award in #humor because his tweets are hilarious and wonderful
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28 votes in humor
1 vote in videography

77th

U Laugh

U Laugh

It's all about making U Laugh. We love jokes & comedy. Follow us - we'll follow back. Re-tweet us - we'll add you to our list of re-tweeters :)
Ben Leonard
Ben Leonard I nominate @U_Laugh for a Shorty Award in #humor because...he likes short shorts.
Ian Thorne
Ian Thorne I nominate @U_Laugh for a Shorty Award in #humor because...I always end up laughing
Blamping Bot
Blamping Bot RT @S4R9AM: I nominate @U_Laugh for a Shorty Award in #humor because... he's funny, what do i need to say
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25 votes in humor
2 votes in comedy
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in news

78th

Alan Carr Chatty Man

Alan Carr Chatty Man

the feed for Alan Carr's Channel 4 chat show, packed with celebrity guests and topical chat
leandra rawlinson
leandra rawlinson RT @chattyman: Vote for @chattyman in the #humour Shorty Awards because we're funny as! ;) Sam x
Stephen Scotford
Stephen Scotford RT @chattyman: Vote for @chattyman in the #humour Shorty Awards because we're funny as! ;) Sam x
Adam Walker
Adam Walker I nominate @chattyman for a Shorty Award in #humor because...its funny as :)
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42 votes in humor
1 vote in celebrity
1 vote in entertainment