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Best Comedy Twitter!

With our annual RooftopComedy Awards, we recognize comedians and those in online comedy who are doing exciting, innovative and, yes, hilarious things. This year, we’d like to thank those who are cracking us up daily, often hourly, via Twitter.

Who do you think should take the 2009 title of “Best Comedy Twitter”? Vote for your favorite nominee, listed below, by tweeting their name to @RooftopComedy from 5/26 noon PDT through 6/1 noon PDT. All Twitter users are eligible to vote but only once – so vote wisely!

Winners will be announced at the Aspen RooftopComedy Festival in Aspen, CO on June 13th and, of course, on Twitter shortly thereafter! Make sure to follow RooftopComedy to get the announcement.

Aziz Ansari – @azizansari
Doug Benson – @DougBenson
Jason Sweeney – @sween
John Hodgman – @hodgman
Joshua Green Allen – @fireland
Merlin Mann – @hotdogsladies
Paul F. Tompkins – @PFTompkins
Rob Corddry – @robcorddry
Rob Huebel – @robhuebel
Scott Simpson – @scottsimpson

Nominees – get ready to fight for your title! Let your followers know to vote for you by sending your name to @RooftopComedy during the voting window!


Comment from Chase Roper
Time: May 20, 2009, 11:24 am

I’m going to go cast my vote right now!

Comment from dylan
Time: May 20, 2009, 1:29 pm

i have to go with Corddry on this one.

Comment from Chase Roper
Time: May 20, 2009, 3:36 pm

Really? Over Benson? Well, I guess his tweets about his daughter are pretty hilarious. Great, now I’m undecided!

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Time: May 26, 2009, 12:14 pm

@fireland is my fave. He hasn’t been tweeting lately though.

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Time: September 30, 2010, 10:43 pm

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Time: October 24, 2010, 4:59 am

I like Scott Simpson

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