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Second Annual UU Blog Awards

Voting Results

Best Religious Writing or Theological Commentary - Single entry
Yet Another Unitarian Universalist - Purple cows 30 25.64 %
The ChaliceBlog - A lengthy essay about Liberal Christians and UUs 30 25.64 %
Yellow Snapdragons - This I believe 22 18.80 %
Peacebang - Ashamed of the Gospel 18 15.38 %
Never Say Never To Your Traveling Self - Curiosity Turned Into a Rant: On Christianity and UUism 11 9.40 %
Returning . . . - Christmas Eve Meditation 6 5.13 %
Total Responses: 117 100%
Best Religious Writing or Theological Commentary - Best of class
Lo-Fi Tribe 31 22.30 %
Left Coast Unitarian 28 20.14 %
PeaceBang 19 13.67 %
The ChaliceBlog 18 12.95 %
Philocrites 8 5.76 %
Unity 6 4.32 %
Boy in the bands 5 3.60 %
Returning . . . 4 2.88 %
A People So Bold! 4 2.88 %
Errant Frogs 3 2.16 %
Making Chutney 2 1.44 %
Yet Another Unitarian Universalist 2 1.44 %
the Socinian 2 1.44 %
Radical Hapa 2 1.44 %
ministrare 2 1.44 %
Reverend Marti Keller 1 0.72 %
Phil's Little Blog on the Prairie 1 0.72 %
Free and Responsible Search 1 0.72 %
Total Responses: 139 100%
Best Review or Cultural Commentary
The Happy Feminist - MANLY MEN AND THE MEANING OF MASCULINITY 30 20.00 %
Jess's Journal - Review of "Singing the Journey" posts at Jess' Journal: Introduction, 1000-1007, 1008-1014, 1015-1021, 1022-1031, 1032-1037, 1038-1045, Process Commentary, 1046-1051, 1052-1060, 1061-1067, 1068-1073 25 16.67 %
Lo-Fi Tribe - Religion as Empire 24 16.00 %
Left Coast Unitarian - Us and Them 22 14.67 %
The ChaliceBlog - The ex-Presbyterian presents: How to run a Goddamn meeting. 16 10.67 %
PeaceBang - And I am Convicted 9 6.00 %
The ChaliceBlog - CC goes to the doctor 6 4.00 %
Happy Cindy Changes the World - Fred Phelps, Tom Cruise, and Me The Sremon, Readings 6 4.00 %
The ChaliceBlog - Has CC mentioned she doesn't like Nora Ephron? 4 2.67 %
Phil's Little Blog on the Prairie - Why Lakoff Matters 4 2.67 %
Yet Another Unitarian Universalist - Purple cows 3 2.00 %
El Caliz Azul - A Mexican in Alabama 40 Years after Selma 1 0.67 %
Total Responses: 150 100%
Best Anecdote or Narrative - Single entry
Left Coast Unitarian - Lucky to see that 31 23.31 %
Lo-Fi Tribe - Egalitarian Festivals and Lowly Farmhands 26 19.55 %
the Socinian - Stem Cells: This Time It's Personal 15 11.28 %
Yellow Snapdragons - This I Believe, Audio Post 14 10.53 %
The ChaliceBlog - Moments that don't suck 8 6.02 %
The ChaliceBlog - The Tale of the Sex Goddess Bathrobe 8 6.02 %
iBeth - The Saga Ends Here (I hope) 5 3.76 %
The ChaliceBlog - The Mysterious Ways of Adults 5 3.76 %
The ChaliceBlog - How CC came to stop protesting 4 3.01 %
The ChaliceBlog - CC Gets Her Bach On 3 2.26 %
Returning . . . - On Neil Gaiman, Superfans, and John's Rule About Meeting Favorite Authors 3 2.26 %
Out in Waves - Dan's Queer Relationship 3 2.26 %
Jess's Journal - Happy Hallowe'en! 3 2.26 %
Rev. Marti Keller - Why Servanthood is Bad 2 1.50 %
Free and Responsible Search - Hope: A 49th Birthday Reassessment 2 1.50 %
Out in Waves - Embracing a Generation 1 0.75 %
Total Responses: 133 100%
Best Anecdote or Narrative - Best of class
The ChaliceBlog 31 21.23 %
Left Coast Unitarian 28 19.18 %
Lo-Fi Tribe 22 15.07 %
PeaceBang 16 10.96 %
Yellow Snapdragons 15 10.27 %
Philocrites 7 4.79 %
Boy in the bands 6 4.11 %
Jess's Journal 5 3.42 %
Respectful of Otters 3 2.05 %
Eccentric Father 3 2.05 %
Out in Waves 2 1.37 %
Leaves from the Notebook of an Untamed Cynic 2 1.37 %
Language Games and Miscellaneous Arbitrary Marks 2 1.37 %
Making Chutney 1 0.68 %
Yet Another Unitarian Universalist 1 0.68 %
iBeth 1 0.68 %
Radical Hapa 1 0.68 %
Total Responses: 146 100%
Best Design or Use of Visuals
Lo-Fi Tribe 32 26.23 %
The ChaliceBlog 24 19.67 %
Philocrites 18 14.75 %
Jess's Journal 17 13.93 %
FUUSE 7 5.74 %
Eccentric Father 7 5.74 %
Returning . . . 4 3.28 %
Never Say Never To Your Traveling Self 4 3.28 %
Language Games and Miscellaneous Arbitrary Marks 4 3.28 %
Out in Waves 2 1.64 %
Radical Hapa 2 1.64 %
TUUT: Talking UU Technology 1 0.82 %
Total Responses: 122 100%
Best Links
Philocrites 40 31.75 %
The ChaliceBlog 24 19.05 %
Lo-Fi Tribe 23 18.25 %
The Wildhunt Weblog 19 15.08 %
Radical Hapa 15 11.90 %
A People So Bold! 3 2.38 %
Unitarian Universalists in the Military 2 1.59 %
Total Responses: 126 100%
Best Writing
The Happy Feminist 30 18.99 %
Left Coast Unitarian 29 18.35 %
Lo-Fi Tribe 24 15.19 %
The ChaliceBlog 20 12.66 %
PeaceBang 18 11.39 %
Philocrites 13 8.23 %
Returning . . . 4 2.53 %
Boy in the bands 3 1.90 %
Errant Frogs 3 1.90 %
A People So Bold! 3 1.90 %
Phil's Little Blog on the Prairie 3 1.90 %
Making Chutney 2 1.27 %
Out in Waves 1 0.63 %
it's all one thing 1 0.63 %
Respectful of Otters 1 0.63 %
ministrare 1 0.63 %
Never Say Never To Your Traveling Self 1 0.63 %
Jess's Journal 1 0.63 %
Total Responses: 158 100%
Best Online Community or Group Blog
Coffee Hour 31 38.75 %
FUUSE 21 26.25 %
Unitarian Universalists in the Military 11 13.75 %
A human rights weblog 5 6.25 %
Unitarian Universalists' Journal 5 6.25 %
UUCM: Unitarian Universalist Campus Ministry Network 4 5.00 %
Language Games and Miscellaneous Arbitrary Marks 3 3.75 %
Total Responses: 80 100%
Best Non-UU-Themed Blog
The Happy Feminist 48 29.27 %
Lo-Fi Tribe 28 17.07 %
The Wildhunt Weblog 26 15.85 %
Left Coast Unitarian 22 13.41 %
Yellow Snapdragons 21 12.80 %
Eccentric Father 6 3.66 %
debitage 3 1.83 %
Respectful of Otters 3 1.83 %
Red State Rebels 3 1.83 %
Radical Hapa 3 1.83 %
Language Games and Miscellaneous Arbitrary Marks 1 0.61 %
Total Responses: 164 100%
Best UU-Themed Blog
Philocrites 38 27.94 %
PeaceBang 28 20.59 %
Left Coast Unitarian 26 19.12 %
The ChaliceBlog 25 18.38 %
A People So Bold! 5 3.68 %
Happy Cindy Changes the World 4 2.94 %
Phil's Little Blog on the Prairie 3 2.21 %
Out in Waves 2 1.47 %
Liberal Faith Development 2 1.47 %
A human rights weblog 1 0.74 %
Coffee Hour 1 0.74 %
Radical Hapa 1 0.74 %
Total Responses: 136 100%