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AlterNet was nominated for a Shorty Award!

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AlterNet (AlterNet on Twitter) was nominated for a Shorty Award(You can still submit a vote for fun, but the actual contest is over)

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Sharon59
Sharon59 I nominate @AlterNet for a Shorty Award in #politics because I appreciate alternative, progressive news.
Jose J Castillo
Jose J Castillo I nominate @AlterNet for a Shorty Award in #politics because... of their hones reporting on relevant issues
Jason Thibeault
Jason Thibeault I nominate @AlterNet for a Shorty Award in #politics because... they cover stuff mainstream is afraid to touch
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Web Hosting I nominate @AlterNet for a Shorty Award in #politics because...of their unique voice & alternative coverage
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Palin Truth Watch I nominate @AlterNet for a Shorty Award in #politics because of their unique voice & alternative coverage
Ximena Eduarda
Ximena Eduarda I nominate @AlterNet for a Shorty Award in #politics because they undress headlines & walk the untold
Davey D
Davey D I nominate @AlterNet for a Shorty Award in #politics because don't compromise, they stay on it & theyre better than Fox
Minority Fortune
Minority Fortune We nominate @AlterNet for a Shorty Award in #politics because they lift the veil & expose the truth!
Gerry Collen
Gerry Collen I nominate @AlterNet for a Shorty Award in #politics because...Why Not
John Wilson
John Wilson I nominate @Alternet for a Shorty Award in #politics because they now have a really cool avatar!
Jessica
Jessica I nominate @AlterNet for a Shorty Award in #politics because AlterNet unabashedly speaks the truth, and speaks it well.
GuerillaMonk
GuerillaMonk I nominate @Alternet for a Shorty Award in #politics because they report REAL news.
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David
David I nominate @AlterNet for a Shorty Award in #politics because...of quality social posts
Michael Damico
Michael Damico @Alternet I nominate @CowardCheney for a Shorty Award in #Cowardice because he actively dodged Vietnam Draft 5 times.
Brian  Jordan
Brian Jordan I nominate @alternet for a Shorty Award in #politics because... They fill us in on the stories that may be overlooked
Cheryl Fontaine
Cheryl Fontaine I nominate @AlterNet for a Shorty Award in #politics because I will do anything to get rid of LIEberman!
The Shorty Interview
with AlterNet
What are six things you could never do without?
clean air, clean water, a real voice in the democratic process, affordable healthcare
What was the funniest trend you've seen?
Any meme @lizzwinstead starts
What feature should Twitter add?
An easier way to build lists.
What are some words or phrases you refuse to shorten for brevity?
Worst. President. Evah. (BUSH)
Why should we vote for you?
because we're the most influential online progressive news source.
Ever get called out for tweeting too much?
not yet.
How long can you go without a tweet?
3 minutes.
Why'd you start tweeting?
To activate, connect, organize our readers.
What do you wish people would do more of on Twitter?
BE THE CHANGE YOU'VE BEEN WAITING FOR. Activate. Connect. Organize.
What are some big Twitter faux pas?
posting something to the biz account when i meant post it to my personal one.