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Jimmy Kimmel, Hannibal Buress, Chris Hardwick drop by Shorty Awards to deliver much needed laughs (Review)

Jimmy Kimmel, Hannibal Buress, Chris Hardwick drop by Shorty Awards to deliver much needed laughs (Review)

By | April 9, 2013 at 2:45 pm | 11 comments

The winner of the Best Comedian on Twitter goes to...Rafinha Bastos! Wait, who? Here's the deal:  Bastos is a Brazilian stand-up comedian and television personality south of the Equator. And by the way, Brazil is only slightly smaller than the States, both by population and...

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Here’s why the Shorty Awards for comedians are bullsh*t

Here’s why the Shorty Awards for comedians are bullsh*t

By | February 16, 2012 at 2:19 pm | 7 comments

Jim Norton, Bo Burnham and Iliza Shlesinger are in the running for a Shorty Award. That's great.  Also, Joe Jonas and Justin Bieber are in the running, natch. WHO THE FUCK ARE THESE OTHER PEOPLE? The...

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Watch Conan O'Brien accept Shorty Award, read from big fat, boring book

By | March 30, 2011 at 1:02 pm | No comments

The third annual Shorty Awards -- honoring excellence in Twitter and social media -- went down on Monday in New York City with host, The Daily Show's Aasif Mandvi driving the ship. This year, Conan O'Brien was awarded the ironically titled Lifetime Achievement Award. Alas, Coco...

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