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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.

21st

JennaBusch

JennaBusch

Writer of all things geek for SCI FI Wire, JoBlo, Huffington Post, Popeater, Geek Week, Newsarama and IGN.
Yvett
Yvett I nominate @JennaBusch for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...she deserves it
AiW - Alien in White
AiW - Alien in White I nominate @JennaBusch for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... She added Action and Beauty to a Traditional Family
Eric Thompson
Eric Thompson I nominate @JennaBusch for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...she's my wife and she's the best in the 'Verse!
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21 votes in journalist
1 vote in celebrity
1 vote in egocentric

22nd

daveweigel

daveweigel

I wanna be your Joey Ramone.
Bruce Fulton
Bruce Fulton I nominate @daveweigel for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he covers wingnuttia without collecting hardship pay.
David S. Bennahum
David S. Bennahum I nominate @daveweigel for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he's the best reporter covering the right wing.
Nathan
Nathan I nominate @daveweigel for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... I want to break his 7th place tie.
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18 votes in journalist
1 vote in journalism
1 vote in fail

23rd

Megan Cottrell

Megan Cottrell

girl reporter covering public housing and poverty in Chicago. Irresistibly charming, ridiculously friendly, deadly serious.
Grace
Grace I nominate @mmcottrell for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she truly cares about sharing the stories of Chicago.
Dan Fenster
Dan Fenster I nominate @mmcottrell 4 Shorty Award in #journalist. y? dedication to public housing beat and keeping me in the know.
haRdLy NOrMal
haRdLy NOrMal I nominate @mmcottrell for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she ROCKS
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20 votes in journalist
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in news

24th

Larisa Alexandrovna

Larisa Alexandrovna

Larisa Alexandrovna <----Journalist, Writer, Confused Broad
Tadd Parsons
Tadd Parsons I nominate @larisa_a for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she is unafraid to report truth and expose wrongs
Nicholas Mitchell
Nicholas Mitchell I nominate @larisa_a for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she reports on what matters that is otherwise ignored.
LUNATIC CULPEPPER
LUNATIC CULPEPPER RT @Nathanlockrem: I nominate @larisa_a for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... She is more can dig it up and she champions those ...
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21 votes in journalist

25th

Louis Peitzman

Louis Peitzman

Writer working for TV.com, the SF Bay Guardian, the SF Chronicle, CultureMob, and anyone else who wants to pay me. Also: @LouisAtTVDotCom.
andyleggett
andyleggett Also, @louispeitzman fell back down to 20th on #journalist. Boo. Does nobody appreciate TV critics anymore?! #shortyawards
Astrid WH
Astrid WH I nominate @louispeitzman for a Shorty Award in #journalist because his linked articles+tweets are always great!
Russ
Russ I nominate @louispeitzman for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he's a badarse
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15 votes in journalist
1 vote in news
1 vote in journalism

26th

twitteruser
Oscar Almeida
Oscar Almeida I recommend @TwitterUser in the Shorty Award category #journalist because...The best journalist in Brazil!!!
louise
louise I recommend @TwitterUser in the Shorty Award category #journalist because...
Logan H. Caversan
Logan H. Caversan I recommend @TwitterUser in the Shorty Award category #journalist because...
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26 votes in journalist
107 votes in music
57 votes in celebrity
55 votes in customerservice
49 votes in nonprofit

27th

Paulo Querido

Paulo Querido

Jornalista/Journalist. Media, tecnologia e e-gov. Mindcasting here.
Marta Amorim
Marta Amorim I nominate @PauloQuerido for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...
Leonel Morgado
Leonel Morgado I nominate @PauloQuerido for a Shorty Award in #journalist 4 carrying the standard on Web2.0 changes 2 journalism in PT
Paulo Teixeira
Paulo Teixeira I nominate @PauloQuerido for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... He's one of the best in Portugal.
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16 votes in journalist

28th

Brittney Le Blanc

Brittney Le Blanc

Wonderkid to some, beloved radio news woman to many. I bring #yeg news by working at @iNews880. Tweeted views not representative of the station.
James P
James P I vote for @britl for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she is just simply Awesome! A real entertaining journalist!
Morgan Smith
Morgan Smith I vote for @britl for a Shorty Award in #journalist b/c she's AWESOME but still 500XP away from #culturalinstitution.
Christine
Christine I nominate @britl for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she is a hard working girl from #yeg!
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18 votes in journalist
2 votes in news
2 votes in journalism
1 vote in egocentric

29th

Jason Leopold

Jason Leopold

http://www.truthout.org Deputy managing editor at Truthout.org and editor-at-large at The Public Record.
Cosmic Surfer
Cosmic Surfer I nominate @jasonleopold for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...he speaks truth to power and corruption
Mercypolitics
Mercypolitics Please vote for @jasonleopold in the category of real #journalist for the #shortyawards
Amanda
Amanda I nominate @JasonLeopold for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he's insightful, intelligent, & a must-read
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20 votes in journalist
1 vote in egocentric

30th

Anderson Cooper

Anderson Cooper

A behind the scenes look at “Anderson Cooper 360°” and the stories it covers, written by Anderson Cooper and the show’s correspondents and producers.
maria roseli
maria roseli I vote for @andersoncooper for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...he is always in the thick of things with prompt,
Laurie Beth
Laurie Beth I nominate @andersoncooper for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...nobody does it better. Seriously, nobody.
Anjali Benawra
Anjali Benawra I nominate @andersoncooper for a Shorty Award in #journalist because there's nothing he can't do! Simply the best! axx
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15 votes in journalist
2 votes in haiti
1 vote in news

30th
(tie)

Will Bonner
Jose Luiz Orrico
Jose Luiz Orrico I recommend @WilliamBonner in the Shorty Award category #journalist because is the best in Brazil
Nicole Hévila Tinôco
Nicole Hévila Tinôco I recommend @WilliamBonner in the Shorty Award category #journalist because he is the best one!
Solange
Solange I recommend @WilliamBonner in the Shorty Award category #journalist because...he is the most popular and excellent jour
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19 votes in journalist
1 vote in humor
1 vote in music

31st

Pat Kiernan

Pat Kiernan

I anchor the news on NY1 and host game shows. (But most relevant to you on Twitter is the fact that I’m up early and tweet really interesting headlines.)
Tammi Williams
Tammi Williams I nominate @patkiernan for a Shorty Award in #journalist because I watch him every morning on NY1
Jen /Local Appetite
Jen /Local Appetite I nominate @patkiernan for a Shorty Award in #journalist because I love that his summaries of the days news in the a.m.
NewYorkology
NewYorkology I nominate @patkiernan for a Shorty Award in #journalist because my morning's discombobulated w/o In the Papers
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14 votes in journalist
1 vote in news

32nd

mariabeltrao
Dedicated Server
Dedicated Server RT @bernoca: I nominate @beltraomaria for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...ela é muito proficional e carismática!! linda!!! http: ...
Bernadete Oliveira
Bernadete Oliveira I nominate @beltraomaria for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...ela é muito proficional e carismática!! linda!!!
Cleber Olympio
Cleber Olympio I nominate @beltraomaria for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she's one of the joyful TV hosts in Brazil! Luv her!
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15 votes in journalist

33rd

Paulo Teixeira

Paulo Teixeira

32-year-old portuguese journalist/blogger
Rita Ribeiro
Rita Ribeiro I nominate @speeder76 for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...is Portuguese and it deserves
Fabiano Queiroz
Fabiano Queiroz I nominate @Speeder76 for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... he have a great site
Fernando Petucco
Fernando Petucco I nominate @Speeder76 for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...
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15 votes in journalist
44 votes in f1
18 votes in blogger
17 votes in sports
12 votes in news

34th

The3six5

The3six5

365 days, 365 points of view. The3six5 is a collaborative storystream experiment for 2010. Created by @LenKendall & @DanielHonigman
philostrato
philostrato I nominate @the3six5 for a Shorty Award in #journalist because it's a great journalism project.
Daniel B. Honigman
Daniel B. Honigman I nominate @the3six5 for a Shorty Award in #journalist because it's my project!
mollieann
mollieann I nominate @the3six5 for a Shorty Award in #journalist because it's a great project and I'm a part of it
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13 votes in journalist
24 votes in journalism
2 votes in art
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in blogger

34th
(tie)

mikiturner

mikiturner

simply fabulous when fed and watered
Shelley
Shelley I nominate @mikiturner for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...she brings a refreshing perspective with writing
SueB
SueB I nominate @mikiturner for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...she tells it like it is
Sally Relph
Sally Relph I nominate @mikiturner for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...she brings a refreshing perspective with her writing
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13 votes in journalist
32 votes in photography
31 votes in humor
12 votes in art
10 votes in nonprofit

35th

realbonner
Wagner Moura
Wagner Moura I recommend @realbonner in the Shorty Award category #journalist
eleonora gomes
eleonora gomes I recommend @realbonner in the Shorty Award category #journalist because...
Robson Pêgo
Robson Pêgo I recommend @realbonner in the Shorty Award category #journalist because...
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17 votes in journalist

36th

milesobrien

milesobrien

Freelance Journalist
James Moore
James Moore I nominate @milesobrien for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he makes Space News palatable to the people!
tavianne
tavianne I nominate @milesobrien for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he puts Space in the news, where it should be!
Birgit Pauli-Haack
Birgit Pauli-Haack I nominate @milesobrien for a Shorty Award in #journalist because Thisweekinspace is excellent show!
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11 votes in journalist

37th

Jon Lansner

Jon Lansner

Columnist/blogger for O.C. Register. Named to 50 Most Influential Online in Real Estate by Inman News 2009.
Paul Eskildsen
Paul Eskildsen I nominate @jonlan for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... he is relevant, connected, consistent, and interesting.
Rochelle Veturis
Rochelle Veturis I nominate @jonlan for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he is the HEADLINE KING! #seriously
ElysseJames
ElysseJames I nominate @jonlan for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he's pretty awesome and works hard.
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11 votes in journalist
1 vote in egocentric

38th

Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert

Film critic since time immemorial. My blog: http://j.mp/51Rkoe
Katherine Tootelian
Katherine Tootelian I vote for @ebertchicago for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he's thoroughly entertaining and full of good and ge
jenniferkate
jenniferkate I nominate @ebertchicago for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he has introduced me to so many great movies.
Beki Thomson
Beki Thomson I nominate @ebertchicago for a Shorty Award in #journalist because his tweets are consistently interesting.
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10 votes in journalist
1 vote in moviecritic
1 vote in inspiration
1 vote in journalism
1 vote in brand