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Dr Rachael Dunlop

was nominated for a Shorty Award!

DrRachie from the Skeptic Zone. ALS and ageing researcher. Podcaster, blogger, science communicator. Winner of the 2010 Shorty Award for health.

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The Shorty Interview with Dr Rachael Dunlop

What are some big Twitter faux pas?

Sending private messages public! Especially bad when you do it from text, then realise, but are not near a computer to rectify. FAIL.

What's your best tweet?

it's always the last one right? I was pretty pleased with my reference to woo-ers as "Big-Homeo hugging antivaxers".

Why should we vote for you?

You should vote for me because (unlike some of my competitors) I am not setting up sock puppets to get extra votes. Kinda cheating right?

Why'd you start tweeting?

I started tweeting 'cause it's more interesting and frequent than emails. Keeps me company on late nights.

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About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media. Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Foursquare and the rest of the social web. The 7th annual ceremony will be held in April 2015 in New York City and live streamed internationally.

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