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Elon James White

is a Shorty Award finalist!


CEO. Writer. Professionally funny. Habitual creator. Media Director, @netroots_nation. Responsible for @VALIDmag @TWIB_FM @WeNerdHard @BlacknessTV. #TWIBnation

elonjameswhite.com - 23,067 followers

Finalist in Podcaster chosen by the community

2 nominations in Twi Bnation

1 nomination in Tmfrh

1 nomination in Allofthe Cards

1 nomination in Podcasting

The Shorty Interview with Elon James White

What are six things you could never do without?

1) Wifi. 2) Brunch. 3) Bacon. 4) Scotch. 5) Hat store. 6) Repeat.

Ever get called out for tweeting too much?

Yes. But it's called "Twitter" not "pace yourself." ;-)

What's the most interesting connection you've made through Twitter?

#TWIBnation

What are some big Twitter faux pas?

Explaining to someone you're going to unfollow them. Just do it and be out. Twitter isn't prison. You have options.

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Learn More about Elon James White

Biography

Elon James White is the founder and CEO of TWiB Media, LLC, home of This Week in Blackness, TWIB.FM, Valid Magazine and Blackness.TV.

How do you or your organization use social media? What makes your use unique?

#TWIBnation engages across social media platforms through hashtags and communities built from the ground up. Creating diverse spaces with shared sensibilities allows many types of people to call #TWIBnation their home.

My best work on social media

Recent Nominations

February 19, 2014

@elonjames I still say you should win the Shorty Award if the only thing you did (it isn't) was invent #TMFRH TrueFact.

February 18, 2014

I nominate @elonjames for a Shorty Award in #podcaster because... Flonkin.....simple and plain

February 18, 2014

I nominate @elonjames for a Shorty Award in #podcaster because Elon is engaging, witty and a pleasure to listen to.

February 18, 2014

I nominate @elonjames for a Shorty Award in #podcaster because his photo is in the dictionary next to "funny"

February 18, 2014

I nominate @elonjames for a Shorty Award in #podcaster because I aspire to be a reasonable negro. At least part time.

February 18, 2014

I nominate @elonjames for a Shorty Award in #podcaster because he's a lethal combo of nerd and social activist!

February 18, 2014

I nominate @elonjames for a Shorty Award in #podcaster because dammit it's the the right thing to do!

February 18, 2014

I nominate @elonjames for a Shorty Award in podcast because he enjoys watching treacherous white people as much as I do. #AlloftheCards

February 18, 2014

I nominate @elonjames for a Shorty Award in #podcaster because...the hats.

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