Phil Plait was nominated for a Shorty Award!

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Latest nominations for Phil Plait

Dan Bertrand
Dan Bertrand @shortyvotes I nominate @BadAstronomer for a Shorty Award in #science! He has one of the best, funny & educational #twitter feeds ever.
Gayskeptic
Gayskeptic I endorse @BadAstronomer in the Shorty category #science because he rocks and looks real god behind a telescope!
Darth Sarcastus
Darth Sarcastus I nominate @BadAstronomer for a Shorty Award in #science because he's sincere and funny. Mostly, funny.
Chainmail Chuck
Chainmail Chuck I nominate @BadAstronomer for a Shorty Award in #science because... he is constantly debunking sudo scientific nonsense
Christoffer Levin
Christoffer Levin I nominate @BadAstronomer for a Shorty Award in #science because he always provide something useful to the internet.
Carol
Carol I nominate @BadAstronomer for a Shorty Award in #science because he brings the vast mystery a little clarity.
Kira
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David McAleese
David McAleese I nominate @BadAstronomer for a Shorty Award in #science because he makes the universe more accessible
Lori Lynn Anderson
Lori Lynn Anderson I nominate @BadAstronomer for a Shorty Award in #science because...he always sets things straight.
Marc
Marc I nominate @BadAstronomer for a Shorty Award in #science because he blew up Sydney
Justin Modra
Justin Modra I nominate @BadAstronomer for a Shorty Award in #science because he said he would speak at our astronomy club meeting if he wins.
Joe Scaife
Joe Scaife I nominate @BadAstronomer for a Shorty Award in #science because of his great work tirelessly fighting antiscience :D
Len Peralta
Len Peralta I nominate @BadAstronomer for a Shorty Award in #science because he's a big Space 1999 fan. Nuff said.
Kimball Staples
Kimball Staples I nominate @BadAstronomer for a Shorty Award in #science because his science is real and his humor is sick!
john menich
john menich I nominate @BadAstronomer for a Shorty Award in #science because...
Steve Esposito
Steve Esposito I nominate @badastronomer for a Shorty Award in #science because he's always on the money! Great feed, even better blog
Jason
Jason RT @AndromedasWake: I nominate @BadAstronomer for a Shorty Award in #science because WHY DO YOU EVEN HAVE TO ASK?
TK
TK I nominate @BadAstronomer for a Shorty Award in #science because WHY DO YOU EVEN HAVE TO ASK?
Zack Anderson
Zack Anderson I nominate @BadAstronomer for a Shorty Award in #science because... he is one BadDude. (did you see what i did there)
Peaches
Peaches I nominate @BadAstronomer for a Shorty Award in #science because he debunks with the best of them!
Stephen Jeffers
Stephen Jeffers I nominate @BadAstronomer for a Shorty Award in #science because he tweets the most amazing and funny stuff
Will Price
Will Price I nominate @BadAstronomer for a Shorty Award in #science because he destroyed Sydney with an asteroid so he scares me.
The Seen Gallery
The Seen Gallery I nominate @BadAstronomer for a Shorty Award in #science because...
Barbara Tomlinson
Barbara Tomlinson I nominate @BadAstronomer for a Shorty Award in #science because he swaps science puns with me on twitter and made my rocket video go viral
Tree Lobsters!
Tree Lobsters! I nominate @BadAstronomer for a Shorty Award in #science because it's the bad thing to do
The Shorty Interview
with Phil Plait
What's your best tweet?
From #robotpickuplines: Your lips say 0 but your eyes say 1.
What are six things you could never do without?
Air, gravity, electrons, Doctor Who, my glasses, ice cream
How do you use Twitter in your professional life?
I use it to promote my blog, but honestly, that's secondary to using it to have fun and be a smartass.
What's your favorite Twitter app?
Tweetdeck
Twitter or Facebook?
Facebook? Is that some sort of Windows thing?
What feature should Twitter add?
Not having a username count against your char limit in a RT.
Who do you wish had a Twitter feed but doesn't?
Beethoven.
What are some words or phrases you refuse to shorten for brevity?
Pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis
Is there someone you want to follow you who doesn't already? If so, who?
If there's someone out there not following me now, they will eventually when my plans for world domination come to fruition. Mwuhahaha.
Have you ever unfollowed someone? Who and why?
I unfollow people when their tweets are too removed from what I like to read. I suspect that's true for everyone!
Why should we vote for you?
You want the honest answer or the smarmy one? I like tweeting about science, I like making jokes, and I like making people think.
Terms you wish would start trending on Twitter right now?
science, antivax, "creationists give up and accept reality"
How do you make your tweets unique?
I doubt anyone's tweets are unique. But I like to make mine fun. Come for the science, stay for the snark.
140 characters of advice for a new user?
Talk about your pets and dinner. People love that.
How long can you go without a tweet?
10^92 years.
What question are we not asking here that we should?
Are you wearing pants right now?
What do you wish people would do more of on Twitter?
Full sagittal nudity
What will the world be like 10 years from now?
.0000002% older