The year's best producers of short* snark content

*140 characters or less, on Twitter

The Shorty Awards honors the year's best content producers on Twitter.

The first annual Shorty Awards Ceremony was held on February 11, 2009. Read what the press had to say about it and watch video from the night. Get news about next year's awards and who to follow on Twitter by joining the email list, subscribing to the blog, or following @ShortyNews on Twitter.

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Top nominees in snark




I nominate @smuttysteff for a Shorty Award in #humor because...she's funny & hot!!! whoda thunk it!?

I nominate @smuttysteff #humour cuz she ALMOST makes me me snort, or spew, my cereal out my nose on a regular basis

@shortyawards i nominate @smuttysteff for #scathing humour




I vote for @anamariecox in the Shorty Awards Finals for #politics because she's always right

I nominate @anamariecox in #politics because it's hard to be smart AND witty in 160 characters. She does both quite well.

I vote for @anamariecox in the Shorty Awards Finals for #politics because she live tweets Gibb's daily white house briefings




I nominate @coyotesqrl for Shorty Award in #snark because he just does it SO well :-)

I nominate @coyotesqrl for #awesome because he is :D

I nominate @coyotesqrl for a Shorty Award in #humor because i appreciate his dry, witty humor.




Nominated by @WineGuyKy for @shortyawards in catagory #snark. :)