Comedians are more than just funny—they shine a spotlight on the good, the bad, and the ugly in the world around us, keeping smiles on our faces even through tough times. These comedians transcend the stage to keep it real with fans on Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, YouTube, and more, spreading laughter every way they know how.
Millions of people participate in
The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook,
Tumblr, YouTube, Snapchat, Instagram, YouNow, Musical.ly, Vine and the rest of the social web.
The 9th Annual Shorty Awards were held April 23, 2017 in NYC and streamed to the public.