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Iliza Shlesinger

was nominated for a Shorty Award!

Comedian and host of "EXCUSED"

www.iliza.com - 23,149 followers

The Shorty Interview with Iliza Shlesinger

What was the funniest trend you've seen?

I really like my trend of #PUBnation where people send me pics of their pet's underbellies

What are six things you could never do without?

Opinions, Blanche my dog (my angel) Flavored coffee, getting to be funny for a living, reality tv and t shirts

Has Twitter changed your life? If yes, how?

Yes. As a traveling comedian it keeps me connected with fans and gives me an outlet for my humor 24/7

What are some big Twitter faux pas?

annoying celebrities that tweet messages about "peace" as if any terrorist is gonna read it and be like "Kim's right. I quit"

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Learn More about Iliza Shlesinger


Originally from Dallas, Iliza moved to Los Angeles after graduating from Emerson College. She is the only female and youngest comedian to hold the title of NBC'S Last Comic Standing. Iliza's past TV credits include her own half hour special on Comedy Central Presents as well as NBC'S Late Night with Jimmy Fallon,Comedy Central's Live at Gotham, E! Network's Chelsea Lately, The Soup, NBC'S Last Call with Carson Daily, Showtime's Pauly Shore and Friends, Showtime's Bridging the Gap Comedy Festival

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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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