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News 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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Providence, RI

Providence, RI

We keep you up-to-speed on what's happening in Providence, Rhode Island and surrounding areas - There's something for everyone.
Providence, RI
Providence, RI I nominate @TweetProvidence for a Shorty Award in #news because they post great stuff morning, noon & night!
Alana Riley
Alana Riley I nominate @TweetProvidence for a Shorty Award in #news because they consistently post great things happening in RI
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2 votes in news
1 vote in egocentric

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Blog from Italy

Blog from Italy

News from Italy, and more, from Blog from Italy writer Alex Roe.
La Tavola Marche
La Tavola Marche I nominate @newsfromitaly for a Shorty Award in #news because it's my fav site for Italian news (English) & travel info
Yannis Koutsomitis
Yannis Koutsomitis I nominate @newsfromitaly for a Shorty Award in #news because he provides indepth info on politics & everyday life
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2 votes in news

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Pittsburgh Penguins

Pittsburgh Penguins

Run by the Pittsburgh Penguins, your connection to team happenings, website updates, contests, and specials!
thatlibrarian
thatlibrarian I nominate @pghpenguins for a Shorty in #news because of interesting in-game tweets. can follow games anywhere,anytime.
Ashley Wright
Ashley Wright I nominate @pghpenguins for a Shorty Award in #news because they make my heart melt
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2 votes in news
147 votes in sports
2 votes in fail
1 vote in music
1 vote in egocentric

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shortformblog

shortformblog

Writing a little. Saying a lot. We give you news that's really short. It's pretty sweet.
Tricia Bobeda
Tricia Bobeda I nominate @shortformblog for a Shorty Award in #news because I like news + brevity + a little attitude.
shortformblog
shortformblog I nominate @shortformblog for a Shorty Award in #news because they know short, guys!
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2 votes in news
1 vote in egocentric

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News10

News10

Breaking and Top Stories from KTVL.com ... MOBILE: http://m.ktvl.com
Jared Castle
Jared Castle I nominate @KTVL for a Shorty Award in #news because their SM guy is fast. He sleeps with a scanner under his pillow.
Eric Neitzel
Eric Neitzel I nominate @KTVL for a Shorty Award in #news because they are timely and interactive with Tweeps like me!
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2 votes in news
1 vote in government

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Joseph Dilworth Jr.

Joseph Dilworth Jr.

Creator of Pop Culture Zoo, Writer, Editor, Blind and Shaky Drunk, Mutant Douchebag, Esq.
Lydia
Lydia I nominate @popculturezoo for a Shorty Award in #news because...it's one of the most awesome places to geek out online!
Duidl Productions
Duidl Productions I nominate @popculturezoo for a Shorty Award in #news because... I check out PCZ first for my Geek News.
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2 votes in news
1 vote in music

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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 #news because... she's full of surprises!
Jared Mysko
Jared Mysko I nominate @poorbritney for a Shorty Award in #news because... what other news is there but Brit news?
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2 votes in news
48 votes in blogger
7 votes in celebrity
6 votes in humor
3 votes in sports

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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.
John W
John W I nominate @Britl for a Shorty Award in #news because...she keeps us informed in Canada :)
Jessica Holt
Jessica Holt I nominate @britl for a Shorty Award in #news because she is the glue that binds our twitter community together.
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2 votes in news
18 votes in journalist
2 votes in journalism
1 vote in egocentric

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Michael Jackson News

Michael Jackson News

I'm just a fan who loves Michael Jackson very much but knows he loves me more because that's how he is. ♥ Thank you all for sharing the MJ love. Heal the World
♥♥Michael Jackson♥♥
♥♥Michael Jackson♥♥ I nominate @mjjnews for a Shorty Award in #news because... nothing tops Michael!!!
Laura
Laura I nominate @MJJNEWS for a Shorty Award in #news because... what news is more important than Michael Jackson news? :)
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2 votes in news

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Mathew Ingram

Mathew Ingram

I'm the Communities Editor of the Globe and Mail, a technology blogger and co-founder of the annual mesh conference in Toronto
Josh Weinberger
Josh Weinberger I nominate @mathewi for a Shorty Award in #news because he's where I get a lot of mine.
Clare Hitchens
Clare Hitchens I nominate @mathewi for a Shorty Award in #news #tech because I always find out from him first (spelling fail 1st try)
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2 votes in news
1 vote in journalist

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Boing Boing

Boing Boing

The latest BoingBoing.net headlines
TheCaptured[visitor]
TheCaptured[visitor] I nominate @BoingBoing for a Shorty Award in #news because tiny lego guitars IS news! http://bit.ly/7WgM...
Charlynn Schmiedt
Charlynn Schmiedt I nominate @BoingBoing for a Shorty Award in #news because I always find their stories interesting and/or funky.
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2 votes in news

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Cylene França

Cylene França

Economista. Evangelizadora Porta a Porta da Canção Nova. Palestras do Padre Fábio de Melo. DVD, CD, Livros, Camisas. Cel 091-91126946 E-mail docecy@hotmail.com
Gisele C.Krüger
Gisele C.Krüger I nominate@Cylenefranca for a Shorty Award in #news porque amo as novidades dela no twitter!
Direção Espiritual
Direção Espiritual Eu indico @cylenefranca for a Shorty Award in #news porque amo as novidades dela no twitter! VOTE AQUI: http://shortyaward...
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2 votes in news

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FRONT OF HOUSE

FRONT OF HOUSE

PEOPLE. PRODUCTION. GEAR. GIGS.
FRONT OF HOUSE
FRONT OF HOUSE I nominate @fohonline for a Shorty Award in #news because it would be INSANE not to nominate myself!
PLSN Magazine
PLSN Magazine I nominate @fohonline for a Shorty Award in #news because they keep me up-to-date on audio news!
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2 votes in news
1 vote in egocentric

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Sean L. McCarthy

Sean L. McCarthy

America's leading independent comedy journalist. I hang out with comedians and write about comedy. Fun times.
Jamie Freed
Jamie Freed I nominate @thecomicscomic for a Shorty Award in #news because...he told me to, and I do what he says.
Danielle Evenson
Danielle Evenson I nominate @thecomicscomic for a Shorty Award in #news because he helps me learn stuff and things.
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2 votes in news
1 vote in journalist

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São Paulo FC

São Paulo FC

Tri do Mundo e da Libertadores, Hexacampeão Brasileiro. Twitter não-oficial do clube, mas feito por quem está sempre lá!
Evandro
Evandro I nominate @spfc for a Shorty Award in #news because QUE NÓS FÃS DA CLAUDIA LEITTE VOTAREMOS NO SÃO PAULO TAMBEM!
Bruno F Alves
Bruno F Alves I nominate @spfc for a Shorty Award in #news because...é o melhor time do brasil e do mundo!
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2 votes in news
1,309 votes in sports
22 votes in assumebambi
3 votes in food
2 votes in customerservice

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internetworld.de

internetworld.de

News über die Internetwirtschaft, Onlinemarketing und E-Commerce. Es twittern Tanja Gabler alias @TanjaGabler und David Henning alias @biblio_phil.
HandyReg
HandyReg I nominate @internet_world for a Shorty Award in #news because we like their news about mobile.
Eric Haas
Eric Haas I nominate @internet_world for a Shorty Award in #news because they deliver perfect and compact web news.
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2 votes in news

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Drudge Report

Drudge Report

Handcrafted script, made in the USA, retweeting The Drudge Report. The Drudge Report is a U.S.-based news aggregation website run by Matt Drudge.
Crystal Thomas
Crystal Thomas I nominate @Drudge_Report for a Shorty Award in #news because Drudge lays out the news in a easy to follow fashion
Bryan Tupper
Bryan Tupper I nominate @Drudge_Report for a Shorty Award in #news because... They have the latest news for you to read, simple!
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2 votes in news

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Wired

Wired

The official Twitter feed for Wired magazine & Wired.com. Your host today: Wired.com Marketing Guy, @HopkinsonReport.
Patrick Di Justo
Patrick Di Justo I nominate @wired for a Shorty Award in #news because they get the whole short content thing...
Betsy Mason
Betsy Mason I nominate @wired for a Shorty Award in #news because you're not privy to all the new shit.
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2 votes in news
55 votes in tech
1 vote in design
1 vote in egocentric

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Black Enterprise

Black Enterprise

Wealth For Life
dee stewart
dee stewart I nominate @blackenterprise for a Shorty Award in #news because @alfrededmondjr & his team does it right every time.
Jazzzy (3Z's)
Jazzzy (3Z's) I nominate @BlackEnterprise for a Shorty Award in #news because of the helpful tips for entrepreneurs and employees.
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2 votes in news

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Rodrigo Mattar

Rodrigo Mattar

38 anos, taurino, jornalista, tricolor e torcedor fervoroso do GRES Imperatriz Leopoldinense. Estou no mar de fiéis em 2010.
Paulo Teixeira
Paulo Teixeira I nominate @amilporhora for a Shorty Award in #news because... he's an excellent professional!
Victor Berto
Victor Berto I nominate @amilporhora for a Shorty Award in #news because... he knows how to value every motorsports' classes
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2 votes in news
3 votes in sports
2 votes in journalist
2 votes in lemans
1 vote in blogger