Larry Hryb was nominated for a Shorty Award!

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Latest nominations for Larry Hryb

Tony
Tony @majornelson You should get a Shorty Award for your "Crazy Larry" bit for the Marketplace Promo. Funny stuff! #Winning!
Jason Walker
Jason Walker I nominate @majornelson for a Shorty Award in #gaming because... he tweets real good :)
Stan Olson
Stan Olson I nominate @majornelson for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... hes the eye in the Xbox360 sky, giving us updates!
Silvanus
Silvanus I nominate @majornelson for a Shorty Award in #gaming because his tweet keep me well informed of all things xbox
Brandon Kerins
Brandon Kerins I nominate @majornelson for a Shorty Award in #gaming becaus he's the major!.
Chris
Chris I nominate @majornelson for a Shorty Award in #gaming because...Larry is the shit
Jon
Jon I nominate @majornelson for a Shorty Award in #gaming because...
Florence Hughes
Florence Hughes RT @TragicShaun: I nominate @majornelson for a Shorty Award in #gaming because...
Tyler Cobb
Tyler Cobb I nominate @majornelson for a Shorty Award in #gaming because...
Chris Rue
Chris Rue I nominate @majornelson for a Shorty Award in #gaming because he's Mr. Xbox.
Alex Hinkley
Alex Hinkley I nominate @majornelson for a Shorty Award in #gaming because he goes above and beyond for the Xbox community.
Sharon Martin
Sharon Martin I nominate @majornelson for a Shorty Award in #gaming because...He's the xbox man
Nick Moore
Nick Moore I nominate @majornelson for a Shorty Award in #gaming because...He is the face of xbox! And hes a very nice person too
Rich (GT:The Brit)
Rich (GT:The Brit) I nominate @majornelson for a Shorty Award in #apps because...
Lar deSouza
Lar deSouza I nominate @majornelson for a Shorty Award in #gaming because I meant to the first time :) Innovation? What?
Hogwild
Hogwild I nominate @majornelson for a Shorty Award in #gaming because...
Lar deSouza
Lar deSouza @majornelson I can respect that. I'll give you my Shorty's vote and maybe you can give me one back :) #art
Lar deSouza
Lar deSouza I nominate @majornelson for a Shorty Award in #innovation because he helped give the world the XBox.
Rick Renstrom
Rick Renstrom I nominate @majornelson for a Shorty Award in #gaming because...he truly cares about xbox gaming and its future!
Kieran Dennis
Kieran Dennis I nominate @majornelson for a Shorty Award in #gaming because he'll make it worth my while.
Tricia Lloyd
Tricia Lloyd I nominate @majornelson for a Shorty Award in #gaming because...I never see my kid cuz he's too busy on the XBOX
Ben R
Ben R I nominate @majornelson for a Shorty Award in #gaming because... he rocks!
Sebastian Thorp
Sebastian Thorp I nominate @majornelson for a Shorty Award in #gaming because... He is awesome!
Ryan Mottley
Ryan Mottley I nominate @majornelson for a Shorty Award in #gaming because...he makes Xbox LIVE fun!
James Osgood
James Osgood I nominate @majornelson for a Shorty Award in #gaming because... He rocks out with his.... YOU know!
The Shorty Interview
with Larry Hryb
What's your best tweet?
No idea...you'd have to ask my followers
What are six things you could never do without?
Water, air, gravity, mobile phone. Xbox LIVE and a glass of nice clear ice.
How do you use Twitter in your professional life?
To talk about things I enjoy! Cool stuff I see at Xbox and Microsoft or wherever I happen to be.
What's your favorite Twitter app?
TweetDeck. Are there any others ? :)
Twitter or Facebook?
Twitter
What was the funniest trend you've seen?
We did a Kinect Cirque du Soleil show and handed out white ponchos so people could be part of the show. We then saw spaceponchos as a trend
What feature should Twitter add?
A better way to manage @replies. No idea what that means but I need it
Who do you wish had a Twitter feed but doesn't?
My wife. She's really funny.
What are some words or phrases you refuse to shorten for brevity?
I don't normally use short words/phrases, since I have such an international following some things don't translate.
Is there someone you want to follow you who doesn't already? If so, who?
@Twitter
Have you ever unfollowed someone? Who and why?
Nope....but then again, I don't follow many people.
Why should we vote for you?
I'm funny. And humble.
Terms you wish would start trending on Twitter right now?
#NiceIce
What's the most interesting connection you've made through Twitter?
Wil Wheaton. We were at an event and tweeting that we both saw each other but had never met. We have since met.
Hashtag you created that you wish everyone used?
#Xbox
How do you make your tweets unique?
I write them myself. I don't lean on a high paid ad agency.
What inspires you to tweet?
The urge to share news and information.
Ever get called out for tweeting too much?
At least once a week.
140 characters of advice for a new user?
Let your personality shine but keep it clean and fun.
How long can you go without a tweet?
6 hours. The average nights sleep for me.
What question are we not asking here that we should?
Not sure. I'm not finished with this crazy long Q&A
How do you imagine Twitter changing?
I hope it becomes less spammy.
Who do you admire most for his or her use of Twitter?
I like the way Seth MacFarlane uses it. Very funny.
Who is the funniest person on Twitter that you follow?
@Stepto
What is one of the biggest misconceptions of Twitter?
Who cares about what you're doing.
Why should people follow you?
If you enjoyt gaming and technology, you'll want to follow me. I provide daily updates on what is going on in the gaming and tech world.
Can you name some one-of-a-kind Twitter accounts that you follow?
I am a Disney fan, so I follow DisneyParks.
How do you decide what to tweet?
Things I think that people would enjoy if they were sitting next to me. I use it to think out loud.
Why'd you start tweeting?
To hear from the Xbox community and let them know what's going on here.
Has Twitter changed your life? If yes, how?
It's allowed me to give people a peak inside the Xbox world and what it is like to work at Microsoft.
What do you wish people would do more of on Twitter?
Use proper grammar
How will the world change in the next year?
It's going to get warmer
What are some big Twitter faux pas?
Tweeting what you really meant to send as a DM
What will the world be like 10 years from now?
Wiser, Thinner and warmer. I hope.