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Journalist 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.

1st

William Bonner

William Bonner
Finalist

journalist
Lydiah de Arddhu
Lydiah de Arddhu I recommend @realwbonner in the Shorty Award category #journalist because he is the best, ever.
Gustavo O. Faria
Gustavo O. Faria I recommend @realwbonner in the Shorty Award category #journalist because... é o cara.
Marcos Strecker
Marcos Strecker I recommend @realwbonner in the Shorty Award category #journalist because... é cara mesmo.
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1,159 votes in journalist
23 votes in humor
9 votes in category
9 votes in news
7 votes in weird

2nd

jeremy scahill

jeremy scahill
Finalist

i like turtles. sometimes i write about the mercenary company formerly known as blackwater
luciriot
luciriot I recommend @jeremyscahill in the Shorty Award category #journalist because he's independent. #blackwater #xe #truth
Wordpress Hosts
Wordpress Hosts I recommend @jeremyscahill in the Shorty Award category #journalist because: HE ROCKS THE HOUSE #MILITARY #CIA #SEXYBAD
murmur55
murmur55 I recommend @jeremyscahill in the Shorty Award category #journalist because: HE ROCKS THE HOUSE #MILITARY #CIA #SEXYBAD
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399 votes in journalist
9 votes in politics
8 votes in muckracking
5 votes in journalism
2 votes in jounalist

3rd

Rachel Maddow MSNBC

Rachel Maddow MSNBC
Finalist

I see political people...
psy333che
psy333che I recommend @maddow in the Shorty Award category #journalist because...
Paul Morejon
Paul Morejon I recommend @maddow in the Shorty Award category #journalist because she won't ruin her rep by running for MA senator!
BOB ZAD
BOB ZAD I recommend @maddow in the Shorty Award category #journalist because...
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335 votes in journalist
14 votes in politics
7 votes in lgbt
6 votes in news
3 votes in journalism

4th

Daniel Razon

Daniel Razon
Finalist

So then, as we have opportunity, let us do good to all men, and especially to those who are of the household of faith. (Galatians 6:10, RSV)
ブライアン
ブライアン I recommend @DanielRazon in the Shorty Award category #journalist because...He is a sensible journalist in any tv shows
ako si jmar
ako si jmar I recommend @DanielRazon in the Shorty Award category #journalist because he upholds the integrity of his work.
Wordpress Hosts
Wordpress Hosts I recommend @DanielRazon in the Shorty Award category #journalist because...he is a sensible journalist
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237 votes in journalist
13 votes in publicservant
10 votes in celebrity
4 votes in education
3 votes in publicservice

5th

Dan Matteush

Dan Matteush
Finalist

journalist radiobroadcaster editor freelancer, finalist of The 2010 Shorty Awards http://shortyawards.com/
Wordpress Hosts
Wordpress Hosts I recommend @Matteush in the Shorty Award category #journalist because his twitts are positive
Alexander Vereshchak
Alexander Vereshchak I recommend @Matteush in the Shorty Award category #journalist because his twitts are positive
Alexey Fedorov
Alexey Fedorov I recommend @Matteush in the Shorty Award category #journalist because his is our man!
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199 votes in journalist
3 votes in kulemet
2 votes in nonprofit
1 vote in 1journalist
1 vote in other

6th

Steven Ertelt

Steven Ertelt
Finalist

As the founder and Editor of LifeNews.com, Steven Ertelt has provided the pro-life community with news via the Internet since 1993.
Wordpress Hosts
Wordpress Hosts I vote for @StevenErtelt for a Shorty Award in #journalist for their news and info.
Alvaro Day
Alvaro Day I vote for @StevenErtelt for a Shorty Award in #journalist for their news and info.
Rachel
Rachel I vote for @StevenErtelt for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...
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149 votes in journalist
66 votes in politics
42 votes in news
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in journalism

7th

Joey Guerra

Joey Guerra

Music Critic for the Houston Chronicle. Absolutely love it.
Hosting Coupons
Hosting Coupons I nominate @joeyguerra for a Shorty Award in #journalist because. His my boy from another mother!
ya mama hoe
ya mama hoe I nominate @joeyguerra for a Shorty Award in #journalist because. His my boy from another mother!
C Meza
C Meza I nominate @joeyguerra for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... homie just got h town on lock like that!!
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74 votes in journalist
4 votes in music
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in deleteyouracccount
1 vote in humor

8th

Kyle

Kyle

Kyle HD is an Environmentalist, host of the Kyle HD Show, iReporter for CNN, & World Traveler!
kevin donnell
kevin donnell I recommend @KyleHD in the Shorty Award category #journalist because...
Adrian Wilson
Adrian Wilson I recommend @KyleHD in the Shorty Award category #journalist cause hes a sex addict
Keith Bruce
Keith Bruce I nominate @KyleHD for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he has a passion for alternative journalism that is unique
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76 votes in journalist
6 votes in egocentric

9th

Bryan Reesman

Bryan Reesman

Freelance entertainment writer, recreational drummer, art aficionado, closet Goth. Blog: Attention Deficit Delirium.
Collide
Collide I nominate @BryanReesman for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he's a great writer, and has supported us from the beginning!
Caitlin McGee
Caitlin McGee I nominate @BryanReesman for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he knows what is going on!
erik stein
erik stein I nominate @BryanReesman for a Shorty Award in #journalist because who else is better to give you the full metal, goth and comics updates???
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51 votes in journalist
7 votes in journalism
1 vote in jornalist
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in art

10th

Flávio Fachel

Flávio Fachel

Jornalista, repórter de TV, aficcionado por tecnologia, ciência, internet, o Grêmio e muitas outras coisas legais...
TLampert
TLampert I recommend @FlavioFachel in the Shorty Award category #journalist because...he is a great reporter.
Maciel
Maciel I recommend @flaviofachel in the Shorty Award category #journalist because...
Sheila Torres
Sheila Torres I recommend @flaviofachel in the Shorty Award category #journalist because...
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93 votes in journalist
2 votes in news
1 vote in nonprofit
1 vote in music
1 vote in egocentric

11th

Rick Marshall

Rick Marshall

Word Jockey in the Digital Ether, Editor of MTV's Splash Page: http://splashpage.mtv.com/
Matthew Guerin
Matthew Guerin I recommend @rickmarshall in the Shorty Award category #journalist because he knows good comics
Josh Wigler
Josh Wigler I nominate @rickmarshall for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he belongs in a newsroom, not a courtroom!
Greg Mercer
Greg Mercer I nominate @rickmarshall for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he's a REAL journalist, not some piddly blogger.
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48 votes in journalist

12th

Jon Noble

Jon Noble

Group F1 Editor, AUTOSPORT
Pablo Elizalde
Pablo Elizalde I nominate @NobleF1 for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he can type faster than any human being I know
PR Plus
PR Plus I nominate @NobleF1 for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...he knows everything and shares!
Adam Cooper
Adam Cooper I nominate @NobleF1 for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... It seemed like a good idea at the time
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42 votes in journalist
6 votes in sports
2 votes in f1
1 vote in news
1 vote in egocentric

13th

Jeremy Brautman

Jeremy Brautman

I am a Bay Area-based media relations/writer guy. My areas of interest: art, toys and pop culture. I run Doodlesplatter. I also like post-punk, pesto and cats.
rotocasted.com
rotocasted.com I nominate @jeremyriad for a Shorty Award in #journalist...
teamsweet
teamsweet I nominate @jeremyriad for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... he is real.
Steve Brown Gallery
Steve Brown Gallery I nominate @jeremyriad for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he's a keen fellow!
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46 votes in journalist
2 votes in egocentric
1 vote in design

14th

Jamie Dupree

Jamie Dupree

Jamie Dupree is a reporter for Cox Radio, covering Congress and DC. Stations include WSB Atlanta, WDBO Orlando, WOKV Jacksonville, WHIO Dayton and KRMG Tulsa.
Larry Lawver
Larry Lawver I nominate @jamiedupree for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he Tweets hard news in real time, working long hours!
Chris_Hendricks
Chris_Hendricks I nominate @jamiedupree for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he's tops :)
elizcog
elizcog I nominate @jamiedupree for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...he always provides succinct political updates witho
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32 votes in journalist
5 votes in news
1 vote in government

15th

Derek Sheldon

Derek Sheldon

Infamous Derek Michael Sheldon, Baron of Music, Entertainment Music Reporter, Mashable's 2009 Best Blogger of the Year! Yes I do tweet a lot!
Darlene Blair
Darlene Blair I nominate @DerekSheldon for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he reports music news w/a touch of personality.
spiritjump
spiritjump I nominate @DerekSheldon for a Shorty Award in #journalist because we love music and those who report on it
Jenny Madison
Jenny Madison I nominate @DerekSheldon for a Shorty Award in #journalist because the twitterview king haslatest breaking music news
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36 votes in journalist
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in journalism

16th

Rex Huppke

Rex Huppke

A guy who writes stuff for money. Huge fan of hypocrisy. And shepherding. The kind with sheep, not the religious kind.
Ghost of Spooky J.
Ghost of Spooky J. I nominate @RexHuppke for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he has a kitty-cat on his head.
sedentary by nurture
sedentary by nurture I nominate @RexHuppke for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he uses social media to create unique news stories.
fluffy little clouds
fluffy little clouds I nominate @RexHuppke for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he's talented and his writing moves me
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27 votes in journalist
1 vote in journalism

17th

allisonkilkenny

allisonkilkenny

I co-host Citizen Radio and am a contributing reporter for Huffington Post, True/Slant, the Nation, Alternet, and SIRIUS.
Dave The :-) Singer
Dave The :-) Singer I nominate @allisonkilkenny for a Shorty Award in #journalist because of my apathetic hipster douchebag friends.
Elana_Brooklyn
Elana_Brooklyn I nominate @allisonkilkenny for a Shorty Award in #journalist cuz she's a great journalist (see its that simple)
Mary Jane Wilmoth
Mary Jane Wilmoth I nominate @allisonkilkenny for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she witty and intelligent.
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25 votes in journalist
5 votes in news
2 votes in politics
1 vote in egocentric

18th

Bridget

Bridget

AOL BV Newswire Columnist, TV Personality, Social Butterfly, J.D. Candidate...So Many Cant Keep Up With Me In Real Life Let Alone On Twitter.
Alexis Jade
Alexis Jade I nominate @MissBridge for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...she's original and is making a difference for blacks
Briana Qween Bigham
Briana Qween Bigham RT @MissBridge: not too late to vote 4 me nominate @missbridge for a Shorty Award in #journalist
Jessica
Jessica RT @MissBridge: not too late to vote 4 me nominate @missbridge for a Shorty Award in #journalist
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33 votes in journalist
1 vote in customerservice
1 vote in egocentric

19th

Marlon G. Dallagnol

Marlon G. Dallagnol

Jornalista, publicitário e tudo o que eu quiser ser. Contato profissional: imrealinsane@gmail.com
Carlos Santana
Carlos Santana I recommend @realinsane in the Shorty Award category #journalist because... he is hot!
Juliana Pires
Juliana Pires I nominate @realinsane for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... he is very funny ;)
Miranda
Miranda I nominate @realinsane for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...
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33 votes in journalist
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in politics
1 vote in literature

20th

Mark Knoller

Mark Knoller

CBS News White House Correspondent, Radio
b pfeifer
b pfeifer I vote for @markknoller for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he looks the part.
upscalezipcode
upscalezipcode I nominate @markknoller for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...i need to read his tweets
Rafe
Rafe I nominate @markknoller for a Shorty Award in #journalist because his work covering the White House on Twitter has been amazing.
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23 votes in journalist
1 vote in news
1 vote in politics