Careful readers of this blog will recall that this has happened before.
I make it into the finals, yet come in last.
In this year’s Canadian Blog Awards the race was live on the Internet, the winner of Best Personal Blog blew by everyone, and if her latest post is anything to go by, who knows where she might end up?
Knitnut gets some shots of some Ottawa cops after they’ve roughed up a woman on a downtown street. She refuses to give in to their intimidation, keeps the photos and publishes them. I hope that post – and her blog – get the attention they deserve.
Knitnut actually won two categories. Best local blog as well.
As they noted on the page announcing the winners, the personal blog category was especially competitive. Based on the number of votes cast, even the fourth-place finisher would have won had that blog been slotted in other categories.
Thanks to all who voted for this blog, and once again to Indeterminacy for the nomination.
A total of 57 blogs were nominated, many of which I think should have made it to the finals. Check out these, for example: