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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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AlterNet

AlterNet

AlterNet is a progressive news magazine and online community www.alternet.org
Daniela Perdomo
Daniela Perdomo I nominate @AlterNet's @addiestan for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she demystifies the right-wing for all aghast progressives
Liliana Segura
Liliana Segura I nominate @AlterNet's @addiestan for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she's going AFTER those Catholic bishops
allisonkilkenny
allisonkilkenny I nominate @alternet for a Shorty Award in #journalist because it's one of the best alt news sites on the web
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3 votes in journalist
83 votes in politics
2 votes in terrorism
1 vote in news
1 vote in egocentric

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Naomi Litvin

Naomi Litvin

Author of We Never Lost Hope: A Holocaust Memoir and Love Story/Foreword by Sir Martin Gilbert
Frugal Dougal
Frugal Dougal I nominate @NaomiLitvin for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she wrote #WeNeverLostHope http://is.gd/6yoMk
Jonathan Meola
Jonathan Meola I nominate @naomilitvin for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she deserves it, truly #WeNeverLostHope #lyequalslibya
Naomi Litvin
Naomi Litvin I nominate @naomilitvin for a Shorty Award in #journalist I feel like it. http://is.gd/6euKi #WeNeverLostHope #lyequalslybia
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3 votes in journalist
5 votes in politics
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in israel

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Mimi Torchin

Mimi Torchin

Former soap queen (female!) turned photographer!
AnneMarie Sigl
AnneMarie Sigl I nominate @Mimitorch for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... she makes @sunshineliron laugh
Melanie
Melanie I nominate @MimiTorch for a Shorty Award in #journalist because what @Sunshineliron said is true! Mimi's brilliant..
Liron Cohen
Liron Cohen I nominate @mimitorch for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she's an effing brilliant journalist!
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3 votes in journalist
1 vote in humor
1 vote in other

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Christopher Hayes

Christopher Hayes

Washington Editor, The Nation
Jill Schmaedeke
Jill Schmaedeke I nominate @chrislhayes for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...he provides insightful, intelligent analysis.
Vicki Nikolaidis
Vicki Nikolaidis I nominate @ChrisLHayes for a Shorty Award in #journalist because his political analysis is practical and smart.
Lorna Singh
Lorna Singh I nominate @chrislhayes for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he's always accurate.
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3 votes in journalist

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LouderVoice Reviews

LouderVoice Reviews

LouderVoice mini-reviews
Pedro Augusto Eyng
Pedro Augusto Eyng I vote for @re for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...he´s the top
Raisa Maciel
Raisa Maciel I nominate @re for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he's the best ever!
Marcela Oliva
Marcela Oliva I nominate @re for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... :-D
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3 votes in journalist
1 vote in news
1 vote in advertising
1 vote in literature

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NewYorkology

NewYorkology

What to do in NY now (as tweeted by NewYorkology.com editor Amy Langfield)
twospirits
twospirits I nominate @NewYorkology for a Shorty Award in #journalist because it provides the info on NYC events accurately .
Jacque
Jacque second @NewYorkology RT I nominate @patkiernan for a Shorty Award in #journalist ... (via @patkiernan)
Pat Kiernan
Pat Kiernan Thanks @NewYorkology RT I nominate @patkiernan for a Shorty Award in #journalist ...
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3 votes in journalist
140 votes in travel
2 votes in nyc
2 votes in 2
1 vote in egocentric

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Media Matters

Media Matters

Media Matters for America is the nation's premier progressive media watchdog, research and information center.
Jim Miller
Jim Miller I nominate @mmfa for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...they are the last of the real journalists
leo
leo I nominate @mmfa for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...they write on current news in an infomative style.
Lisa B.
Lisa B. I nominate @mmfa for a Shorty Award in #journalist because they're helping to end the career of LIAR @glennbeck
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3 votes in journalist
205 votes in nonprofit
5 votes in politics
4 votes in p2
4 votes in news

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Gareth Roberts

Gareth Roberts

Dad. Liverpool FC fan. Journalist.
Julian Lee
Julian Lee I nominate @robbohuyton for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...he bleeds red!
Dirk Column
Dirk Column I nominate @robbohuyton for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... he always adds the exact amount of opinion!
Liver Bird - LFCBlog
Liver Bird - LFCBlog I nominate @robbohuyton for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... His LFC Blog is easily one of the best online.#LFC
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3 votes in journalist

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mark little

mark little

TV journalist. Stories about Ireland, the world and the news business. Stories that reward you for paying attention.
Dónal O'Flynn
Dónal O'Flynn I nominate @marklittlenews for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... he has taken a brave step going out on his own!
Niall Murphy
Niall Murphy I nominate @marklittlenews for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he is a bastion of journalistic integrity.
Wesley
Wesley I nominate @marklittlenews for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... first with the news, insightful and interesting
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3 votes in journalist
3 votes in news
1 vote in journalism

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Daniella Sauro

Daniella Sauro

Founder/Editor-in-Chief of FerOHHHsh.com & Fash-Forward.com | Editor, blogger, shopper | My Wii Fit tells me I'm unstable...Touché.
j d
j d I nominate @Coutortured for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... ferohhhsh.com is awesome :)
Karen Keith
Karen Keith I nominate @Coutortured for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... I love FerOHHHsh.com
Daniella Sauro
Daniella Sauro I nominate myself (@Coutortured) for a Shorty Award in #journalist because FerOHHHsh.com is AWESOME.
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3 votes in journalist
3 votes in blogger
1 vote in egocentric

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Brian Stelter

Brian Stelter

I'm a reporter at The New York Times. I cover TV, digital media, etc. Retweets & links are not endorsements. bstelter@gmail.com | 212-556-4668 | 240-793-2483
Eric Longabardi
Eric Longabardi I nominate @brianstelter for a Shorty Award in #journalist because.. i want to see if he will nominate me
Katherine Nelson
Katherine Nelson I nominate @brianstelter for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...he's the energizer bunny of television reporting
Josh Weinberger
Josh Weinberger I nominate @brianstelter for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he's got the best-tuned rabbit ears around.
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3 votes in journalist

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Michael Griffin

Michael Griffin

F1 Journalist for F1 Times and F1 Blogger. Soon starting an F1 podcast too, and writing a novel and film. Clever me :)
Jack Sargeant
Jack Sargeant I nominate @mike_griffin_f1 for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he is a really nice person and great journalist!
David Wright
David Wright I nominate @mike_griffin_f1 for a Shorty Award in #journalist because....he tale no prisoners and is opinionated
Michael Griffin
Michael Griffin I nominate @mike_griffin_f1 for a Shorty Award in #journalist because I am wicked, :)
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3 votes in journalist
1 vote in f1
1 vote in egocentric

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barkha dutt

barkha dutt

News addict. Editor, Anchor-Journalist at NDTV. Wannabe Lawyer. Voracious reader.
Abhiemanyu Tyagi
Abhiemanyu Tyagi I vote for @BDUTT for a Shorty Award in #journalist because her tweets are worth reading and she even replies to me :P
Soni S
Soni S I nominate @BDUTT for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she really strives to make a difference
mcurie
mcurie I nominate @BDUTT for a Shorty Award in #journalist - effectively using twitter to take opinion of masses http://www.shortya...
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3 votes in journalist

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Mark S. Luckie

Mark S. Luckie

Author of the multimedia journalism blog 10,000 Words. Fan of all things awesome.
Mary D'Ambrosio
Mary D'Ambrosio I nominate @10000words for an #journalist Shorty Award b/cs he's a brilliant young leader in pushing media forward.
Big World Magazine
Big World Magazine I nominate @10000words for an #journalist Shorty Award b/cs he's a brilliant young leader in pushing media forward.
Kevin Cobb
Kevin Cobb I nominate @10000words for a Shorty Award in #journalist because with him all things online are possible
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3 votes in journalist

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PoorBritney.com

PoorBritney.com

Potty mouth obsessed with Dollface (Brit Brit). I love epic fails, train wrecks and dirty videos.
Myrthala Garcia
Myrthala Garcia I nominate @PoorBritney for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... hmmm she has a blog ¿?
Munny
Munny I nominate @poorbritney for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... <333
Jared Mysko
Jared Mysko I nominate @poorbritney for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... for defending doll face (Britney Spears)
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3 votes in journalist
48 votes in blogger
7 votes in celebrity
6 votes in humor
3 votes in sports

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Dennis Tzeng

Dennis Tzeng

Sci-Fi, Comic Books, Fantasy, Supernatural, Anime, Video Games, Horror, Martial Arts Online Video Show
badlvillemojo
badlvillemojo I nominate @ThinkHero for a Shorty Award in #journalist because the reviews are unbiased!
|Jessica|
|Jessica| I nominate @ThinkHero for a Shorty Award in #journalist because they have a great website, with great content.
Joseph Dilworth Jr.
Joseph Dilworth Jr. I nominate @ThinkHero for a Shorty Award in #journalist because their reviews are spot on!
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3 votes in journalist

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Kate Sheppard

Kate Sheppard

Environmental reporter and blogger, writing at Mother Jones.
Michele Mclellan
Michele Mclellan I nominate @kate_sheppard for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she makes sense out of complex environmental news.
Terri Hansen
Terri Hansen I 2nd that! RT @kate_sheppard I nominate @ejgertz for Shorty Award in #journalist; she's favorite source of climate news in <140 characters!
EJ Gertz
EJ Gertz I nominate @kate_sheppard for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she's an ace environmental reporter!
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3 votes in journalist
2 votes in journalism

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David Shuster

David Shuster

Dayside MSNBC anchor and regular substitute anchor for “Countdown with Keith Olbermann.”
Jason Mundstuk
Jason Mundstuk I nominate @davidshuster for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he is covering Haiti.
txvoodoo
txvoodoo I nominate @DavidShuster for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he's also still live on MSNBC during Haiti disaster:
schmiss monster
schmiss monster I nominate @davidshuster for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... he is lovely <33
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3 votes in journalist
1 vote in news
1 vote in politics
1 vote in journalism

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Net Novela

Net Novela

Motion Comics Web Novel with original soundtracks. First brazilian L webnovel by @renata_asher journalist
Flávia Tonalezi
Flávia Tonalezi I nominate @netnovela for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she's awesome journalist and report
Marcia Flores
Marcia Flores I nominate @netnovela for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she's a great professional
hhc-teiadão
hhc-teiadão I nominate @netnovela for a Shorty Award in #journalist because she's great journalist too.
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3 votes in journalist
61 votes in innovation
58 votes in lgbt
4 votes in art
3 votes in fyi

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Eric Harr

Eric Harr

CARE Ambassador | Magazine Founder | Author | Founder/CEO of boutique social media agency that does good business with good people as we do good in our world.
Trish
Trish I nominate @ericharr for a Shorty Award in #journalist b/c he is so inspiring & passionate about his causes, CARE, etc.
Kristine McCormick
Kristine McCormick I nominate @ericharr for a Shorty Award in #journalist b/c he is so inspiring & passionate about his causes, CARE, etc.
Matthew Knights
Matthew Knights I nominate @ericharr for a Shorty Award in #journalist b/c he is so inspiring & passionate about his causes, CARE, etc.
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3 votes in journalist
4 votes in nonprofit