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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.

56th

David Badash

David Badash

Political writer, civil rights activist. Creator of The New Civil Rights Movement & The Great Nationwide Kiss-In. Partner to @CalebEigsti, Father to @TextTheDog
Serena Yates
Serena Yates I nominate @davidbadash for a Shorty Award in #journalist because his tweets are informative, concise and to the point.
Susanna Lee
Susanna Lee RT @tavdb: I nominate @davidbadash for a Shorty Award in #journalist because of his relentless coverage of timely LGBT issues http://bit ...
Gaytriot Ameriqueer
Gaytriot Ameriqueer HAS ANYONE NOMINATED ME? IT'D WARM MY HEART! RT @tavdb I nominate @davidbadash for a Shorty Award in #journalist..
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6 votes in journalist
3 votes in lgbt
1 vote in blogger
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in lgtb

57th

Caitlin Moran

Caitlin Moran

Always here for backcombing and alcohol
Anna Roche
Anna Roche I nominate @CaitlinMoran for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...
MadeleineYork
MadeleineYork I nominate @caitlinmoran for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she's downright hilarious every day.
louis wood
louis wood I nominate @caitlinmoran for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...she is hilarious
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6 votes in journalist
2 votes in humor

57th
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Fortuna Faveat

Fortuna Faveat

Patrick T. Lafferty, award-winning multimedia maker, raconteur and roustabout, brings independent journalism and commentary from the state of Kansas.
Shannon Lafferty
Shannon Lafferty I nominate @fortunafaveat for a Shorty Award in #journalist because word is bond.
Patrick T. Lafferty
Patrick T. Lafferty I nominate @fortunafaveat for a Shorty Award in #journalist because if you don't vote for yourself, you must not be worth electing.
Fortuna Faveat
Fortuna Faveat I nominate @fortunafaveat for a Shorty Award in #journalist because if you don't vote for yourself, you must not be worth electing.
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6 votes in journalist
1 vote in egocentric

57th
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Luis Nassif

Luis Nassif

Jornalista e blogueiro
Paulo Stockler
Paulo Stockler I vote for @luisnassif for a Shorty Award in #journalist because faz jornalismo de maneira séria!!
julianacastro
julianacastro I vote for @luisnassif for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... ele não faz parte do PIG [3]
Leonardo A.F. Afonso
Leonardo A.F. Afonso I vote for @luisnassif for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... of his independent, in-depth coverage of politics.
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6 votes in journalist
17 votes in news
7 votes in journalism
1 vote in egocentric

58th

Democracy Now!

Democracy Now!

Official Democracy Now! Twitter feed
Lorna Singh
Lorna Singh I nominate @democracy_now for a Shorty Award in #journalist because they care about the truth.
Ali Madad
Ali Madad e-Xe-llent. RT @democracy_now: Vote for @jeremyscahill for a Shorty Award for #journalist:http://bit.ly/6o7lXg
Notiven . com
Notiven . com RT: @democracy_now :Vote for @jeremyscahill for a Shorty Award for #journalist:http://bit.ly/6o7l
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5 votes in journalist
8 votes in news
1 vote in politics
1 vote in nonprofit

58th
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Ivete Sangalo

Ivete Sangalo

Twitter Oficial da cantora brasileira Ivete Sangalo. Twitter atualizado pela própria Ivete e pela equipe do seu site.
francielly guimaraes
francielly guimaraes I nominate @ivetesangalo for a Shorty Award in #journalist because de vez em quando da de jornalista kkkkkk
Nay Argollo
Nay Argollo I nominate @ivetesangalo for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... ela arrasa!
Amábile Munhoz
Amábile Munhoz I nominate @ivetesangalo for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...ela faz a alegria dos fãs!
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5 votes in journalist
2,077 votes in music
2,036 votes in celebrity
555 votes in design
549 votes in customerservice

58th
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Jake Tapper

Jake Tapper

Sr White House Correspondent for ABC News
Teresa
Teresa Poor @jaketapper is tied for 62nd place in the Shorty Awards for #journalist. Help him out: http://bit.ly/adMn... (ends Fri @ noon et)
Jay Winkler
Jay Winkler I nominate @jaketapper for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he's a fine journalist (who I have a slight crush on).
Larry Kelly
Larry Kelly I nominate @jaketapper for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he's a tough, fair, prolific tweeter & correspondent.
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5 votes in journalist
2 votes in news

58th
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EJ Gertz

EJ Gertz

I'm a journalist, editor and online/digital content strategist.
Kate Sheppard
Kate Sheppard I nominate @ejgertz for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she's my favorite source of climate news in <140 characters!
Dave Meyer
Dave Meyer I nominate @ejgertz for a Shorty Award in #journalist because of her dedication to climate legislation and wit
Osha Gray Davidson
Osha Gray Davidson I nominate @ejgertz for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she writes the truth in 140 characters & that ain't easy!
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5 votes in journalist
1 vote in politics

58th
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James Allen

James Allen

Formula 1 broadcaster and journalist
Vicky Lygoe
Vicky Lygoe I nominate @Jamesallenonf1 for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...quite frankly he's a legend. simples.
Dan Parker
Dan Parker I nominate @JamesallenonF1 for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...he is greatly missed as a race commentator!
BBC 5Live F1 Team
BBC 5Live F1 Team I nominate @JamesallenonF1 for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he is a good mate and a great journo!
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5 votes in journalist
2 votes in sports

58th
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RVA Magazine

RVA Magazine

Culture mag for our Richmond, VA.
Karolina Pavic
Karolina Pavic I vote for @rvamag for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...we do a damn good job. (via @rvamag)
Travis Oliver
Travis Oliver I vote for @rvamag for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...they make pretty books with pretty words inside
RVA Magazine
RVA Magazine I vote for @rvamag for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...we do a damn good job.
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5 votes in journalist
1 vote in egocentric

58th
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Ronald Jackson

Ronald Jackson

Social Justice Activist and Educator. Multi-Media Artist, 3D Animation, Video, Digital Architecture, Digital Music, Drummer, Civil War Historian, Author.
Thais Hampton
Thais Hampton I nominate @ronaldjackson for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...He keeps me up on what's going on the political a
G 'n' T
G 'n' T I nominate @ronaldjackson for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...he looks beyond the surface and makes you think
Nosra Hammar
Nosra Hammar I nominate @RONALDJACKSON for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he brings us a the whole different side of the news
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5 votes in journalist
1 vote in news

58th
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Nicholas Kristof

Nicholas Kristof

New York Times columnist, two-time Pulitzer Prize winner
Evin María Eldridge
Evin María Eldridge I recommend @nickkristof in the Shorty Award category #journalist because...he inspires me to change the world
Kathleen Reddy
Kathleen Reddy I nominate @NickKristof for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...he really makes a difference.
Akhila Kolisetty
Akhila Kolisetty I nominate @NickKristof for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he focuses on highlighting development & human rights
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5 votes in journalist
1 vote in feminism

58th
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David Corn

David Corn

Washington editor of Mother Jones magazine and blogger at www.davidcorn.com
Joy__Hart
Joy__Hart I nominate @DavidCornDC for a Shorty Award in #journalist because I love his tweets from the WH Briefings & his writing
Lorna Singh
Lorna Singh I nominate @DavidCornDC for a Shorty Award in #journalist because i love his tweets from WH press briefings +his tv app
David Corn
David Corn Thnx @ MT paulstpancras I nom. @DavidCornDC for Shorty Award in #journalist bc bst journo in DC, COP15 tweets were ace
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5 votes in journalist
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in politics

59th

Adam Kress

Adam Kress

I'm the multimedia reporter for the Phoenix Business Journal. Cubs fanatic. Proud Sun Devil. Foodie and movie fan.
Cathy Luebke
Cathy Luebke I nominate @KressOnBusiness for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...short or long, he's an excellent writer.
Dale Brown
Dale Brown I nominate @KressOnBusiness for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... of his timely updates and compelling content.
Jackie Wetzel
Jackie Wetzel I nominate @KressOnBusiness for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...his content is amazing
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7 votes in journalist
1 vote in egocentric

60th

Peter Wilkinson

Peter Wilkinson

I'm a digital news producer for CNN. Now preparing to tweet during first Brighton Marathon.
Peter Wilkinson
Peter Wilkinson RT @mwk2009: I nominate @peter_wilkinson for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...he tweeted the London marathon in 3 hrs 30 mins http://
Barry Neild
Barry Neild I nominate @peter_wilkinson for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he tweeted a marathon in 3hrs30mins. Cheesetastic
Matt Barringer
Matt Barringer I nominate @peter_wilkinson for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he tweeted his way around the London marathon
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5 votes in journalist
1 vote in egocentric

61st

Anna David

Anna David

Anna writes books (PARTY GIRL, BOUGHT), pens pieces for magazines, and talks about things on TV.
Joe McDonald
Joe McDonald I nominate @annabdavid for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she's one of the best writers I know.
Mike Partipilo
Mike Partipilo I nominate @annabdavid for a Shorty Award in #journalist because..she writes great books and is the best principal ever
Carlos Vazquez
Carlos Vazquez I nominate @annabdavid for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...
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6 votes in journalist
1 vote in weird

62nd

joysewing

joysewing

Writer of fashion and beauty for Houston Chronicle. Also, peep out stylish celebs. Got a story idea?
Shirley Barr
Shirley Barr I nominate @JoySewing for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...she knows how to send a fashion tweet!
Darlene Fiske
Darlene Fiske I nominate @joysewing for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she has social media style...
Joey Guerra
Joey Guerra I nominate @joysewing for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...she makes working @ Chron fun, fresh & informative!
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5 votes in journalist
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in traveltuesday

63rd

Glenn Greenwald
Rich Beer
Rich Beer I nominate @ggreenwald for a Shorty Award in #journalist for reminding us what journalism and America should be.
Dale W. Smith
Dale W. Smith I nominate @ggreenwald for a Shorty Award as the best online #journalist ...he's pithy, prolific, and spot-on!
jonowee
jonowee I nominate @ggreenwald for a Shorty Award in #journalist because the MSM's dominated by snobby, pandering retards
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4 votes in journalist
3 votes in politics
1 vote in news

63rd
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José Ilan

José Ilan

Esporte, Cultura, e verdades desconfortáveis em geral. Jornalista e jornaleiro da TV Globo / Globoesporte.com, 39 anos.
Leo João
Leo João I nominate @joseilan for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... he's a great journalist
luiz fabiano marinho
luiz fabiano marinho I nominate @joseilan for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... he is an excelent journalist.
Rafael Sidrim
Rafael Sidrim I nominate @Joseilan for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he provides interesting info
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4 votes in journalist
3 votes in sports
1 vote in nonprofit

63rd
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Absolutely Android

Absolutely Android

The official twitter of one of the Absolutely best places for all things Android.
TJ
TJ I nominate @FHL09 for a Shorty Award in #journalist because for keeping us updated w/the latest & greatest information
semeon k
semeon k I nominate @FHL09 for a Shorty Award in #journalist because for keeping us updated w/the latest & greatest information
Alex Hugo
Alex Hugo I nominate @FHL09 for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... of his hard work and dedication
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4 votes in journalist
3 votes in tech