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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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39th

Bro. Daniel S. Razon
jen
jen I vote for @brodanielrazon for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...he is the best among the rest of the journalist
Dedicated Hosting
Dedicated Hosting RT @hostingcoupon: I nominate @BroDanielRazon for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...he always brings us good news! http://bit.ly/shor...
Hosting Coupons
Hosting Coupons I nominate @BroDanielRazon for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...he always brings us good news!
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12 votes in journalist
1 vote in celebrity
1 vote in news
1 vote in education

40th

rachelmaddow
Mary Thompson
Mary Thompson I vote for @RachelMaddow for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...she she's amazing!
Earl of Lade
Earl of Lade I nominate @RachelMaddow for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she is factual and a real journalist
Orwell
Orwell I nominate @rachelmaddow for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...
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11 votes in journalist
1 vote in politics

41st

Ann Curry

Ann Curry

Journalism is an act of faith in the future.
Emily Byrd
Emily Byrd I vote for @AnnCurry for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she writes informative, fresh and insightful tweets.
jessbc07
jessbc07 I vote for @AnnCurry for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she gets right to the source, and is truthful.
Janice Fehribach
Janice Fehribach I nominate @AnnCurry for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... she's thoughtful, honest and on the ball.
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9 votes in journalist
2 votes in news

42nd

footnoted

footnoted

SEC filings, blogging, entrepreneurial journalism, and more SEC filings
Stroud Resources
Stroud Resources I nominate @footnoted for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...for teaching us that even public companies can learn
Douglas K. Chia
Douglas K. Chia I nominate @footnoted for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she keeps us securities lawyers on our toes! #ShortyAward
Barry Graubart
Barry Graubart I nominate @footnoted for Shorty Award in #journalist because transparency yields corporate accountability
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9 votes in journalist

43rd

Ben Poole

Ben Poole

Editor of gtnews.com - thoughts are my own
Cat Lenheim
Cat Lenheim I nominate @benjaminbump for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he is truly fabulous and oh so nice to us PRs
Kerry Davis
Kerry Davis I nominate @benjaminbump for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he supplys a steady stream of chirpy but useful info
Daniel Diaz
Daniel Diaz I nominate @benjaminbump for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he bought my vote, like a Latin American politician
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9 votes in journalist
2 votes in egocentric

44th

Charlie Brooker

Charlie Brooker

Miserable writerist
Foss
Foss I nominate @charltonbrooker for a Shorty Award in #journalist because I do
Marie Reliegieus
Marie Reliegieus I nominate @CharltonBrooker for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...Newswipe needs to hit the european TV-Market!
Katie Saxon
Katie Saxon I nominate @charltonbrooker for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... he's not some boring American twat. He rocks.
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8 votes in journalist
1 vote in celebrity
1 vote in humor
1 vote in culturalinstitution

45th

Alberta M Fernandes

Alberta M Fernandes

Mulher, Mãe, Jornalista
filomena v
filomena v I nominate @AlbertaMF for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...
João Silva
João Silva I nominate @AlbertaMF for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... she is the smile in news.
Maria Costa
Maria Costa I nominate @AlbertaMF for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...
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11 votes in journalist

46th

Mosharraf Zaidi

Mosharraf Zaidi

Writer, columnist, political economist.
The Tinman
The Tinman I nominate @mosharrafzaidi for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he brings a balanced view where it's much needed.
Up-Set Press Ink
Up-Set Press Ink I nominate @mosharrafzaidi for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he's the best there is!
Yawar Murad
Yawar Murad I nominate @mosharrafzaidi for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he da man
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8 votes in journalist
1 vote in egocentric

46th
(tie)

addiestan

addiestan

Adele M. Stan is AlterNet's Washington bureau chief. She also plays the ukulele.
Religion Dispatches
Religion Dispatches I nominate @addiestan for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... she rocks.
Amie Newman
Amie Newman I nominate @addiestan for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she "gets" it.
Tana Ganeva
Tana Ganeva I nominate @addiestan for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she's done an awesome job covering the crazies.
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8 votes in journalist

47th

Javaris Squire

Javaris Squire

Creator and Fashion Editor @MySwagMagazine,Blogger,Fashion Designer ....
Sanquon
Sanquon I vote for @JavarisIsOnMars for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...My Swag Magazine is one of the best Mag's
Javaris Squire
Javaris Squire I nominate @JavarisIsOnMars for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...I think I can vote for myself .Can I ?
BRANDY BOO
BRANDY BOO I nominate @JavarisIsOnMars for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...HES A HOOKER!
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11 votes in journalist
7 votes in design
4 votes in egocentric
3 votes in customerservice
2 votes in advertising

48th

Marcos Losekann

Marcos Losekann

Jornalista - Correspondente Gremista (colorado/internacional de jeito nenhum).
Sarah Gabriela
Sarah Gabriela I nominate @losekannn for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... ele é atencioso respondendo nem q seja um Oi!
Clarice Gois
Clarice Gois I nominate @losekannn for a Shorty Award in #journalist because is the best brazilian journalist on twitter.
DireitodoPovo
DireitodoPovo I nominate @losekannn for a Shorty Award in #journalist because his work .
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11 votes in journalist
1 vote in news
1 vote in egocentric

49th

Women Advocates

Women Advocates

founder/director, Lys Anzia, for Women News Network - WNN trying to save the world!
Women Advocates
Women Advocates I vote for @womenadvocates for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... ( Help us by tweeting: http://bit.ly/553c... )
Andrea Meyer
Andrea Meyer I nominate @womenadvocates 4 a Shorty Award in #journalist because of WNN's worldwide coverage of women's/humanitarian
Safe World Campaign
Safe World Campaign I nominate @womenadvocates for a Shorty Award in #journalist because they provide an excellent new service
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7 votes in journalist
3 votes in apps
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in news

50th

John Boitnott

John Boitnott

Writer, Video and Web Editor, 15-year journalist with Masters in Education
Jeff Flowers
Jeff Flowers I nominate @jboitnott for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... he's good at what he does.
Greg Voakes
Greg Voakes I nominate @jboitnott for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... he are cools friend ^_^
rappin
rappin I nominate @jboitnott for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...
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9 votes in journalist
1 vote in thx4theluv

51st

Copilotowbonner

Copilotowbonner

VOTE NO TIO BONNER NA CATEGORIA MELHOR JORNALISTA NO LINK ACIMA E NO COPILOTO http://shortyawards.com/copilotowbonner #TECH
leny
leny I nominate @copilotowbonner for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...vai lá copila
Pétala
Pétala I nominate @copilotowbonner for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... Ele tá me paquerando! muhahaha
Espiã
Espiã I nominate @copilotowbonner for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...ele é doidão!
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12 votes in journalist
46 votes in tech
5 votes in lazy
2 votes in humor
1 vote in egocentric

52nd

Mindy McAdams

Mindy McAdams

Always doing some kind of journalism training (multimedia, online), somewhere in the world.
Natalia Alvim
Natalia Alvim I vote for @macloo for a Shorty Award in #journalist because seems nice
Hostgator NS
Hostgator NS RT @roni_az: I nominate @macloo for a Shorty Award in #journalist because because she's a multimedia teacher who shares her knowledg http://
ahmad zamroni
ahmad zamroni I nominate @macloo for a Shorty Award in #journalist because because she's a multimedia teacher who shares her knowledg
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7 votes in journalist
5 votes in journalism
1 vote in education
1 vote in humor

53rd

Marcelo Tas

Marcelo Tas

Digital broadcaster, TV anchor and blog author (www.blogdotas.com.br)
Clarissa Viana
Clarissa Viana I vote for @marcelotas for a Shorty Award in #journalist because of #PlantaodoTas
Taty Carvalho
Taty Carvalho I nominate @marcelotas for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... He is the best!
Fernanda Kondrat
Fernanda Kondrat I nominate @MarceloTas for a Shorty Award in #journalist because ele é otimo no qe faz *--*
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7 votes in journalist
6 votes in celebrity
3 votes in humor
1 vote in culturalinstitution
1 vote in literature

54th

the GISuser

the GISuser

GIS / LBS Tech Evangelist GISuser.com, LBSzone, SymbianOne co-founder & Editor, Geographer, lover of mobile tech, S60, iphone, Colorado, wife 3 kids and labs
Jeff Harrison
Jeff Harrison I nominate @gletham for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he provides awesome GIS & LBS news from many sources
Mark
Mark I nominate @gletham for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he's quick on the tweet update button
Jim Barry
Jim Barry #shortyawards @gletham #journalist Geo, Mapping technologies are mainstream and growing fast, Glenn makes sense of it all
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6 votes in journalist
2 votes in tech
2 votes in geospatial

55th

Chris Geidner

Chris Geidner

... a lawyer and writer, who is gay, interested in policy and politics, covering LGBT issues, blogging at Law Dork ...
Jim in Roanoke
Jim in Roanoke RT @rkref @chrisgeidner: I nominate @maddow for a Shorty Award in #journalist because … she's the best.
Gaytriot Ameriqueer
Gaytriot Ameriqueer RT @chrisgeidner I nominate @chrisgeidner for Shorty Award in #journalist because covered LGBT issues all 2009
P G
P G I nominate @chrisgeidner for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he takes legally-informd, jrnalistically responsible view on #lgbt issues
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8 votes in journalist
1 vote in egocentric

55th
(tie)

Negative Neil
Joanne R.
Joanne R. RT @AeonStarpilot: I nominate @NegativeNeil for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he tells it like it is, whether we like it or not. ...
Ulli
Ulli RT @AeonStarpilot: I nominate @NegativeNeil for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he tells it like it is, whether we like it or not. ...
Loretta
Loretta RT @AeonStarpilot: I nominate @NegativeNeil for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he tells it like it is, whether we like it or not. ...
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8 votes in journalist

56th

Carel Pedre

Carel Pedre

Jan 12, Haiti's Earthquake Survivor using twitter to bring hope to my country...
Benoit Duguay
Benoit Duguay I vote for @carelpedre for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he's done an exceptional jo in #Haiti crisis!
Dme
Dme I nominate @CarelPedre for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he got the news from Haiti to the world.
Claudyne Vilfrant
Claudyne Vilfrant I nominate @carelpedre #journalist in tough times
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6 votes in journalist
251 votes in innovation
15 votes in twitterhero
10 votes in haiti
6 votes in news