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Ben Furber was nominated for a Shorty Award!

Labour politics ('n' stuff). Attempts lots of jokes. Social media, new media. Uses #Fail. Can't write in continuous prose for long. Is a bit grumpy, really. (v)

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Ben Furber (benfurber 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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Tom Miller
Tom Miller RT @stevehanlon: I nominate @benfurber for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because he's such a tender soul and needs more followers. http: ...
Steve Hanlon
Steve Hanlon I nominate @benfurber for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because he's such a tender soul and needs more followers.
Liat Norris
Liat Norris I nominate @benfurber for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because..."he's asked people to. How egocentric is that!? "
Ben Furber
Ben Furber RT @mtiedemann: I nominate @benfurber for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because he wants Whistable to launch war on Herne Bay. http://bi ...
Ben Furber
Ben Furber RT @mtiedemann: I nominate @benfurber for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because he wants Whistable to launch war on Herne Bay. http://bi ...
Martin Tiedemann
Martin Tiedemann I nominate @benfurber for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because he wants Whistable to launch war on Herne Bay.
Juliet Harris
Juliet Harris I nominate @benfurber for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because... ego mental if I don't vote for him. See what I did..
Graham
Graham I nominate @benfurber for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because he told me to.
Julian Swainson
Julian Swainson I nominate @benfurber for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because... because because -I'm off to see the Wizard of Oz
Mark Colburn
Mark Colburn I nominate @benfurber for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because I suspect he only followed me just to get my vote.
Daniel Flugt
Daniel Flugt I nominate @benfurber for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because... he is way more egocentric than the one in 2nd place
Adam Connell
Adam Connell I nominate @benfurber for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because... he's asked people to. How egocentric is that!?
Rosie Baker
Rosie Baker I nominate @benfurber for a Shorty Award in #egocentric cuz he told me to, which is pretty damn egocentric if u ask me.
techie_chick
techie_chick I nominate @benfurber for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because he doesn't have any handbags
Chris Paul
Chris Paul Obvious @benfurber deserves Shorty Award in #egocentric -> universe actually does revolve around him says "the science"
Josh Worrad
Josh Worrad I nominate @benfurber for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because... its what all the cool people are doing
Andrew Gwynne
Andrew Gwynne I nominate @benfurber for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because... I am on a three-line whip to vote this way!
Timothy Godfrey
Timothy Godfrey I nominate @Benfurber for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because just sometimes he makes sense
cehwitham
cehwitham I nominate @benfurber for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because he is begging people to do so!
Mrs Blogs
Mrs Blogs I nominate @benfurber for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because... ego here, ego there, ego everywhere but never any ID
The Shorty Interview
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What's your best tweet?
I have to choose one???!!!
What are six things you could never do without?
Food, water, company, sleep, clothes and sunlight...Sorry, was I not suppose to be that literal?
How do you use Twitter in your professional life?
I try very hard not to.
What's your favorite Twitter app?
Tweetdeck, baby!
Twitter or Facebook?
Facebook is just so old, twitter is where it's happening.
What was the funniest trend you've seen?
#OutKerry was quite funny, what knobs those guys are.
Who do you wish had a Twitter feed but doesn't?
God, or maybe Jesus. Ooohhhh, Douglas Adams, I choose Douglas.
Have you ever unfollowed someone? Who and why?
@BevaniteEllie, but only to wind her up.
What's the most interesting connection you've made through Twitter?
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How do you make your tweets unique?
Unique? What's that?
140 characters of advice for a new user?
Follow me!
How long can you go without a tweet?
Hey cool! I can do a profile, what a great way to prove my worth in the #egocentric category than to write one of these.
What do you wish people would do more of on Twitter?
Follow me.
What are some big Twitter faux pas?
Tweeting about tweet numbers and follow numbers.