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The Year's Best Skeptic on Twitter

Skeptic 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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1st

Rebecca Watson

Rebecca Watson

Fearless leader of Skepchick.org, podcaster for SGU, writer, ice cream enthusiast
Rhi McKeon
Rhi McKeon RT @sidrodrigues: I nominate @rebeccawatson for a Shorty Award in #skeptic because I love her. < so lame, so cute.
Sid Rodrigues
Sid Rodrigues I nominate @rebeccawatson for a Shorty Award in #skeptic because I love her.
Edgar Sanchez G
Edgar Sanchez G I nominate @RebeccaWatson for a Shorty Award in #skeptic because Skepticism w/o The Skepchick just wouldn't be the same
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11 votes in skeptic

2nd

Richard Saunders

Richard Saunders

Skeptic from "The One"
James Spiller
James Spiller I nominate @SkepticZone for a Shorty Award in #skeptic because of his tireless efforts to promote critical thinking.
weezmgk
weezmgk I nominate @SkepticZone for a Shorty Award in #skeptic because he has a frequency embedded in him xD
Jason Brown
Jason Brown RT @DrRachie: I nominate @SkepticZone for a Shorty Award in #skeptic because he is a tireless skeptic & educator.
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7 votes in skeptic
1 vote in woo
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in science
1 vote in awesome

3rd

Phil Plait

Phil Plait

Astronomer, author, skeptic, funny guy, writer, budding TV deity
LarianLeQuella
LarianLeQuella I nominate @BadAstronomer for a Shorty Award in #skeptic because his blog brings skepticism humor and enlightenment toy our lives.
scottder
scottder I nominate @BadAstronomer for a Shorty Award in #skeptic because his blog brings skepticism humor and enlightenment toy our lives.
Victor Kamutzki
Victor Kamutzki I nominate @BadAstronomer for a Shorty Award in #skeptic because he's the most entertaining smartass skeptic blogger.
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3 votes in skeptic
60 votes in science
2 votes in education
1 vote in health
1 vote in astronomy

3rd
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PZ Myers

PZ Myers

Godless liberal biologist
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[m] RT @sPinUpGirl: I nominate @pzmyers for a Shorty Award in #skeptic because he rocks the skeptic bloggosphere! <~ Commence pharyngulation!
Iason Ouabache
Iason Ouabache I nominate @pzmyers for a Shorty Award in #skeptic because he rocks the skeptic blogosphere (and I'm his minion)
Beth Lehman
Beth Lehman RT @sPinUpGirl: I nominate @pzmyers for a Shorty Award in #skeptic because he rocks the skeptic bloggosphere (and I'm his minion) http:/ ...
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6 votes in skeptic
23 votes in squid
11 votes in religion
6 votes in science
5 votes in polls

4th

SkepticsGuide

SkepticsGuide

The Skeptics' Guide To The Universe
Brad Brooks
Brad Brooks I nominate @SkepticsGuide for a Shorty Award in #skeptic because they're a torch in the intellectual darkness.
Hostgator NS
Hostgator NS RT @philby63: I nominate @SkepticsGuide for a Shorty Award in #skeptic because every week they put together a kick-ass show. http://bit. ...
Phil Bearton
Phil Bearton I nominate @SkepticsGuide for a Shorty Award in #skeptic because every week they put together a kick-ass show.
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3 votes in skeptic
5 votes in education

5th

Dr Rachael Dunlop

Dr Rachael Dunlop

Dr Rachie from the Skeptic Zone, scientist, science communicator, sceptic, podcaster, blogger.
nullifidian
nullifidian RT @drunkenmadman: hey, #skeptic hashtag! Knock quacks out of the #health shorty awards by voting for @DrRachie (or yr fave skeptic) her ...
Jason Brown
Jason Brown hey, #skeptic hashtag! Knock quacks out of the #health shorty awards by voting for @DrRachie (or yr fave skeptic) here: http://bit.ly/6Ude...
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2 votes in skeptic
1,453 votes in health
43 votes in quackery
7 votes in science
5 votes in woo

5th
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gigi

gigi

Geeky atheist. Lover of science. Desperately trying to find a way to move to New Orleans. Music is my boyfriend.
Torrie Crocker
Torrie Crocker RT @pzmyers: Yay minions! RT @sPinUpGirl: I nominate @pzmyers for a Shorty Award in #skeptic because he rocks the skeptic bloggosphere ( ...
PZ Myers
PZ Myers Yay minions! RT @sPinUpGirl: I nominate @pzmyers for a Shorty Award in #skeptic because he rocks the skeptic bloggosphere (& I'm his minion)
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2 votes in skeptic

6th

Christine Herron

Christine Herron

Early-stage investor at First Round Capital. Tribal kitchen goddess.
T. Gill
T. Gill I nominate @Christine Bayne for a Shorty Award in #skeptic because... why not
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1 vote in skeptic
2 votes in csr

6th
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Kyle Gunn
Rebecca Watson
Rebecca Watson I support this. SHAWTY! RT @kylegunn5: I nominate @rebeccawatson for a Shorty Award in #skeptic because she's cool.
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1 vote in skeptic

6th
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Tom Gallagher

Tom Gallagher

Patent Attorney
The Living Press
The Living Press I nominate @TAGallagher for a Shorty Award in #skeptic because...I doubt he'll believe in it.
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1 vote in skeptic
2 votes in politics