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Journalist Shorty Award Winner

As determined by the Real-Time Academy.

Winner

West Wing Report

West Wing Report

Independent White House journalist. Paul's bio: 5 yrs Moscow, 5 yrs network TV, 5 yrs Wall St.; foreign correspondent, private investor. 53 countries & counting

Journalist Shorty Award Leaders

74th

Andrew Phelps

Andrew Phelps

Reporter, blogger, hacker, social media guy for @WBUR Boston. Follow me at your peril.
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Juliet Fox

Juliet Fox

Writer and translator for http://chequeredflags.blogspot.com/ - Fond of motorsport, foxes and webdesign.
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ThatRealTalk

ThatRealTalk

4 girls 1 cup. Jk. We're a blog site. We also write Justin stories, ya know -the bieber kinds..(: Follow us. Read our Blogs and stories. We follow back. :)
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David Quinn

David Quinn

Columnist with Irish Independent and Irish Catholic. Director of Iona Institute.
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Cricket Lee

Cricket Lee

An intoxicating mix of passion, fury, and Vanilla Banana perfume. Editor-in-Chief: GirlGamer.com, Writer: Dread Central, GeekWeek.
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Dan Matteush

Dan Matteush

journalist, radiobroadcaster, editor, freelancer, cyclist; finalist of The 2010 Shorty Awards http://shortyawards.com/
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Scott Clark

Scott Clark

Insert witty one liner here.
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Andy Hetzel | BCBSM

Andy Hetzel | BCBSM

Vice President, Corporate Communications, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan; Syracuse alum; Booster of the great state of Michigan; Tweets = mine
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76th

alex thomson

alex thomson

Presents Channel 4 News. Roving correspondent too.
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Carel Pedre

Carel Pedre

1 of the best and most popular Radio & TV Hosts in Haiti, Shorty Award Winner.
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نومبري ابيجيدو

نومبري ابيجيدو

Reportero. Espressómano. Soy la anomalía de un sistema que se revela grotesco y del que me mofo bajito, cada día, en un fuero interno que nadie penetra.
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77th

GirlGamer

GirlGamer

GirlGamer is the definitive social network & video game site for female gamers.
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Christine Maddela

Christine Maddela

Christine Maddela, Weekend Anchor/ Reporter WKRN- TV, News 2 in Nashville, TN; Also, founder of CM Consulting, Media management media training and consulting
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Will Buxton

Will Buxton

SPEED Channel F1 Pit Reporter, GP2 / GP3 world feed commentator, petrol headed, Beatles loving, very proud Daddy.
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Cal Fire News

Cal Fire News

California Fire News - Public Safety Info ☞ The real scoop when you need it! ★ #California #News
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Shuli Egar

Shuli Egar

Comic/Reporter/ half man half amazing
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sandra buarque

sandra buarque

*Agora Eu Cheguei Lá 2011* Born in Brazil. Now I'm econetzen on Planet Earth... I do RT a lot but all my RTs & links aren't endorsements!
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Dan Carlin

Dan Carlin

Common Sense with Dan Carlin is a blend of audio commentary and news analysis by one of the leading thinkers among today's politically independent crowd.
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Adam Weinstein

Adam Weinstein

Mother Jones editor, blogger, and former contestant on SURVIVOR: BAGHDAD.
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Katherine Cimorelli

Katherine Cimorelli

One sixth of the band CIMORELLI. Musician. Poet. Amateur Pastry Chef. Enjoys bass, piano, classic novels, running at the beach, art and people. Mark 5:36 :)
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