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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.

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Dmitriy Malyuta

Dmitriy Malyuta

RU/UA FAQ&How to 4 Twi newbie's. Services. Soft. РУководство по Твиттеру для новичков: от А до Я.
Vladimir
Vladimir I vote for @uatwiter for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he's great man
Александр Н. Ковч
Александр Н. Ковч I nominate @uatwiter for a Shorty Award in #journalist because it cool journalist
Alex
Alex I nominate @uatwiter for a Shorty Award in #journalist because hes cool man and good blogger
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4 votes in journalist

63rd
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teentoday.co.uk

teentoday.co.uk

If you're a teenager - we're your new best friend - follow us. Music, interviews, style, film, beauty with a massive dose of lunacy! From TT's editor Olly
Gerard
Gerard I nominate @teentoday for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... Olly is awesome and so is his website!
Charlie Loves GCC :)
Charlie Loves GCC :) I nominate @teentoday for a Shorty Award in #journalist because Olly's dead funny, his sites awesome, he's a great guy!
Megan Bell
Megan Bell I nominate @Teentoday for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... Olly is just plain awesome
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4 votes in journalist
1 vote in egocentric

63rd
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Darwyn DJ Metzger

Darwyn DJ Metzger

My life revolves around producing News/Reality Television and 70's Space Roller Disco
Kellan Connor
Kellan Connor I nominate @DarwynsTheory for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he's a one-man wolf pack.
Rob Schwandt
Rob Schwandt I nominate @darwynstheory for a Shorty Award in #journalist because journalism is his middle name! DJMetzger
Kurt Knutsson
Kurt Knutsson I nominate @darwynstheory for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...he is concerned for the good of the people!
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4 votes in journalist
11 votes in news
1 vote in humor

63rd
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Scott Kleinberg

Scott Kleinberg

I'm the man and voice behind @redeyechicago. Follow me there too. I'm a Social Mediaologist who loves to talk about everything. And I love Pittsburgh sports!
Kelly B Kleinberg
Kelly B Kleinberg I nominate @scottkleinberg for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he knows how to use Twitter to provide news
Holly Ann
Holly Ann I nominate @scottkleinberg for a Shorty Award in #journalist because hes the social media king! and plain awesomee!
Ryan Kiefer
Ryan Kiefer I nominate @scottkleinberg for a Shorty Award in #journalist.
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4 votes in journalist
1 vote in innovation

63rd
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Julia Gorodetskaya

Julia Gorodetskaya

Tv journalist
Odessa. Новости News
Odessa. Новости News I nominate @gorodetskaya for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she really IS a great Journalist. One of a kind.
Uliana_TET
Uliana_TET I nominate @gorodetskaya for a Shorty Award in #journalist because these journalists still need to search
Oksana Maslova
Oksana Maslova I nominate @gorodetskaya for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she is very inspiring young professional
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4 votes in journalist

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Paul Tomkins

Paul Tomkins

Author of 8 books on Liverpool FC, novel due soon
Paul McHugh
Paul McHugh I nominate @paul_tomkins for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he puts in the effort to provide quality analysis
Julian Lee
Julian Lee I nominate @paul_tomkins for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...he is a great writer!
Geoff&NatMascare
Geoff&NatMascare I nominate @paul_tomkins for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...the guy talks sense!
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4 votes in journalist
3 votes in sports

63rd
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Marketwire

Marketwire

I'm Nick @shinng, Marketwire's Search Marketing & Social Media Specialist. I'll be here to help w/ your press release distribution, IR, & SEO/Social Media needs
marco cosimi
marco cosimi RT @shortyawards: Welcome @marketwire and @KennethEd as a Shorty Awards sponsor for #journalist http://bit.ly/6hkv... & http://marketwire....
KennethEd
KennethEd RT @marketwire: RT @shortyawards: Welcome @marketwire and @KennethEd as a Shorty Awards sponsor for #journalist http://bit.ly/6hkv... & http:
Essence4u
Essence4u RT @shortyawards: Welcome @marketwire & @KennethEd as a Shorty Awards sponsor for #journalist http://bit.ly/6hkv... & http://marketwire....
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10 votes in journalist
2 votes in egocentric

63rd
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Olivier Knox

Olivier Knox

Congress/Politics Correspondent, AFP
TeresaKopec
TeresaKopec I nominate @Oknox for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he sits through congressional hearings so we don't have to. Also? Puntastic.
Laura Jean
Laura Jean RT: @OKnox RT @JayAckroyd I nominate @markknoller for a Shorty Award in #journalist // Co-signed, bolded, underlined. The Gold Standard.
Steve Beste
Steve Beste I nominate @oknox for Shorty Award in #journalist because he engages people with humor while delivering the str8 dope
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4 votes in journalist
1 vote in nonsequitur

63rd
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Kyle Littleton

Kyle Littleton

I'm your step father. I Tweet to entertain the millions... AND MILLIONS of The Kyle's fans.
Kyle Littleton
Kyle Littleton I nominate @KyleOfficial for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... he loves jumpoffs.
Bobby Cruz
Bobby Cruz I nominate @KyleOfficial for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... kyleloveslongwalksonthebeach.blogspot.com
Ryan Seitz
Ryan Seitz I nominate @KyleOfficial for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... kyleloveslongwalksonthebeach.blogspot.com
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4 votes in journalist
3 votes in egocentric
3 votes in feminist
2 votes in nopants
2 votes in egocnetric

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Ron Sylvester

Ron Sylvester

I am a reporter with Kansas.com and The Wichita Eagle. I cover trials live from the courtroom via Twitter. I'm also a husband, dad, stepdad.
Josh McHugh
Josh McHugh I nominate @rsylvester 4 a Shorty Award in #journalist because... he kills anyone who steps to him in a mustache duel!
bobbyrozzell
bobbyrozzell I nominate @rsylvester for a Shorty Award in #journalist because.. he is an innovator in using twitter to cover trials
Viktor Tarm
Viktor Tarm I nominate @rsylvester for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... he is the original gangsta of Twitter journalism.
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4 votes in journalist

64th

DireitodoPovo

DireitodoPovo

Pelo povo e para o povo exercer sua cidadania através do seu direito
DireitodoPovo
DireitodoPovo RT @yakimexe: I nominate @direitodopovo for a Shorty Award in #journalist because presents law in the news.
Bolsa de Atletas
Bolsa de Atletas I nominate @direitodopovo for a Shorty Award in #journalist because breaking right news.
Yakimexe Mexendo com
Yakimexe Mexendo com I nominate @direitodopovo for a Shorty Award in #journalist because presents law in the news.
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5 votes in journalist
163 votes in nonprofit
7 votes in education
6 votes in news
5 votes in innovation

64th
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Gaytriot Ameriqueer

Gaytriot Ameriqueer

News and views for Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender & PWA Americans and their allies! Spirituality, politics, sex, social!
Becky Rice
Becky Rice RT @HomoPolitico: I nominate @Ameriqueer for a Shorty Award in #journalist because because he helps us stay up on the best #lgbt #news! ...
The Homo Politico
The Homo Politico I nominate @Ameriqueer for a Shorty Award in #journalist because because he helps us stay up on the best #lgbt #news!
Philbert Philguin
Philbert Philguin RT @lancehelms I nominate @ameriqueer for a Shorty Award as a #journalist because he's ON IT.
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5 votes in journalist
8 votes in lgbt
2 votes in politics
1 vote in egocentric

65th

greg harman

greg harman

alt-weekly inkslinger (reporter) / eco-beat grandstander (activist) / periodically endearing mumbler of vital information (“deep” thinker)
Enrique Valdivia
Enrique Valdivia I nominate @gharman for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he uses his powers for good
reggie lee
reggie lee RT @gharman: RT @shortyvotes @gharman, you were nominated by @ThePhoenixSun for a Shorty Award in #journalist http://bit.ly/7AqV...
greg harman
greg harman let's get small, y'all RT @shortyvotes @gharman, you were nominated by @ThePhoenixSun for a Shorty Award in #journalist http://bit.ly/7AqV...
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4 votes in journalist
1 vote in egocentric

65th
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Jay Rosen

Jay Rosen

I teach journalism at NYU, direct the Studio 20 program there, critique the press and try to grok new media. I don't do lifecasting but mindcasting on Twitter.
Bora Zivkovic
Bora Zivkovic I nominate @JayRosen_nyu for a Shorty Award in #journalist and #journalism because his mindcasting made Twitter useful.
Constantin Basturea
Constantin Basturea RT @scottros: I nominate @JayRosen_nyu for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he teaches as he tweets. Max signal to noise ratio. http://
Scott Rosenberg
Scott Rosenberg I nominate @JayRosen_nyu for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he teaches as he tweets. Max signal to noise ratio.
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4 votes in journalist
1 vote in journalism

65th
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Debbie Schlussel

Debbie Schlussel

Proud American. Conservative. Writer. Attorney. Movie Critic & Cultural Observer. Investigative Journalist. Terrorism Expert. Proud Jew.
Mottel
Mottel I nominate @DebbieSchlussel for #journalist in the #shortyawards because she says the truth as it is!
Julie Girdner
Julie Girdner Plz Tweet! I nominate @DebbieSchlussel for Shorty Award in #journalist because she's brave, tough, & I always learn something from her work
David
David Plz Tweet! I nominate @DebbieSchlussel for Shorty Award in #journalist because we can help her beat Rachel Maddow
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4 votes in journalist
2 votes in politics
1 vote in news
1 vote in nonprofit

65th
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Joan Walsh

Joan Walsh

Editor of Salon
KaeLyn Rich
KaeLyn Rich I nominate @joanwalsh for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she is articulate, insightful and fearless.
Liza Sabater
Liza Sabater RT @MyrnaTheMinx: I nominate @joanwalsh for a #journalist shorty award: she shows her colleagues how public engagement on Twitter is done
Tracy Viselli
Tracy Viselli I nominate @joanwalsh for a #journalist shorty award because she shows her colleagues how public engagement on Twitter is done
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4 votes in journalist

66th

Francisco Fresard
Miriam S. Mesquita
Miriam S. Mesquita I nominate @fresard for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...
[ v i l m o ]
[ v i l m o ] I nominate @fresard for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... é um grande jornalista e sempre tah no twiter
desloz
desloz I nominate @fresard for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... porque interage os os leitores no twitter
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5 votes in journalist

67th

Andre D. Williams

Andre D. Williams

The Morning Call Sports Reporter and The Undaunted Poet
Morning Call Varsity
Morning Call Varsity We nominate @andredwilliams for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he roams the Valley to bring us the best of high school sports!
Stephanie Sigafoos
Stephanie Sigafoos I nominate @andredwilliams for a Shorty Award in #journalist because nobody covers more sports in the Lehigh Valley!
Spencer Soper
Spencer Soper I nominate @andredwilliams for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...
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4 votes in journalist
1 vote in sports

67th
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real
Almir Gomes
Almir Gomes I vote for @real for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... he has credibility
Adri
Adri I vote for @real for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...Quando vc pensa em jornalismo, o nome dele vem a cabeça.
Sueli
Sueli I nominate @real for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...
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4 votes in journalist
2 votes in humor
1 vote in celebrity

67th
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danierazon
Ma Eloisa L. Packing
Ma Eloisa L. Packing I nominate @danierazon for a Shorty Award in #journalist because I believe he upholds the jounalist's creed by heart.
celyn yen abueg
celyn yen abueg I nominate @danierazon for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he is worht watching for...
elizabeth salvador
elizabeth salvador I nominate @DanieRazon for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...
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4 votes in journalist