Monday, April 20, 2009

2009 Cannonball Awards...

COMMENTS CLOSED. PLEASE MAKE NOMINATIONS HERE... CLICK ME.

... consider this the blog awards for us "minor" bloggers... a blog award not dominated by the usual suspects. The results from last year's awards brought those quieter less visited blogs some much needed attention... even the little guy deserves some recognition. Having lost my fair share of Blog Awards... Ok, all of them, I did what any other sore loser would do; create my own!





The categories are:

BEST BLOG BY A RELIGIOUS WHOSE NOT FR.Z

BEST CATHOLIC POLITICAL BLOG THAT IS NOT THE AMERICAN PAPIST

BEST "MORE CATHOLIC THAN THE POPE" BLOG

BEST BLOG BY A HERETIC

BEST ARMCHAIR THEOLOGIAN BLOG

BEST UNDER APPRECIATED CATHOLIC BLOG

BEST "VISUAL TREAT" BLOG

BEST "SPIRITUAL TREAT" BLOG

BEST BAT SHIT CRAZY BLOG

BEST CHURCH MILITANT BLOG

BEST POTPOURRI OF POPERY

SNARKIEST CATHOLIC BLOG

BEST HIFREAKINLARIOUS BLOG

BEST NEW KID ON THE BLOCK
[blog must be less than 12 months old]

... I am open to the creation of new categories. You can make your nominations here in the com-box or by email to The Crescat.

26 comments:

TheSeeker said...

My nominations are:

Best Visual Treat: http://junecleaverafterasix-pack.blogspot.com/

Best Church Militant: http://reneckcatholic.blogspot.com/

Best Blog by a Religious Who's Not Fr. Z: http://orthometer.blogspot.com/

sr_mary said...

BEST BLOG BY A RELIGIOUS WHOSE NOT FR.Z: http://www.cardinalseansblog.org/

BEST "MORE CATHOLIC THAN THE POPE" BLOG: http://rorate-caeli.blogspot.com/

BEST ARMCHAIR THEOLOGIAN BLOG: http://www.ironiccatholic.blogspot.com/

BEST UNDER APPRECIATED CATHOLIC BLOG: http://catholiccartoonblog.blogspot.com/

BEST "SPIRITUAL TREAT" BLOG http://adorotedevote.blogspot.com/

BEST CHURCH MILITANT BLOG: http://www.livegreater.blogspot.com/

SNARKIEST CATHOLIC BLOG: http://agnusdaily.com/index.php

Thom Curnutte said...

(Psst. "Fr. Z" isn't a religious. He's secular all the way.)

Jeff Geerling said...

Best New Kid on the Block: www.lolsaints.com

Best "Spiritual Treat" Blog: www.romeofthewest.com

CUAguy said...

Best new kid- Me!!!! www.cuagu2.blogspot.com

s monaco said...

New category: "Best Youth Blog" and I prayfully and proudly nominate... http://addeum.wordpress.com/

Adrienne said...

Best Religious - Father Longenecker at Standing on my Head
http://gkupsidedown.blogspot.com/

I'm going to have to come back for the rest....

Adrienne said...

How about a category for Catholic political blog?

mclaurin said...

I agree with s monaco, the best youth blog could go to http://addeum.wordpress.com (and not just because he's my son) ;)

mclaurin said...

(or maybe new kid on the block)s

Mark Scott Abeln said...

Thanks Jeff!

Anonymous said...

Best "Visual Treat": This is a slam-dunk for romeofthewest.com.

Mark Scott Abeln said...

Anon,

Don't let Carolina Cannonball hear that!

Carolina Cannonball said...

adriene... noted!

The Ironic Catholic said...

How about a "The Susan Boyle Award"? (for character and the ability to surprise?)

Thanks for doing this. This is a fun contest.

CUAguy said...

BEST BAT SHIT CRAZY BLOG
the crescat )I really hope that I don't need to add your link)

The Rockin' Traddy said...

snarkiest blog: http://catholic-caveman.blogspot.com/

New kid on the block: http://cuaguy2.blogspot.com/

Charlie said...

Hehehe. I'll nominate myself for new kid on the block. >:D

bryce1618 said...

I suppose I would have to nominate myself "Best Armchair Theologian" - http://amtheomusings.wordpress.com/

Rae Of Shadows said...
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Rae Of Shadows said...

For Catholic youth blogger: www.frostypen.blogspot.com

Hi Cres!

Anonymous said...

BEST NEW KID ON THE BLOCK: www.thechurchofnopeople.com. Or maybe he qualifies for BEST BLOG BY A HERETIC, since he's a Protestant...

Joe of St. Thérèse said...

My nominations:

Best religious blog that's not Fr. Z
orthometer.blogspot.com

Political Blog:
http://doffusofthebigdoofus.blogspot.com/

More Catholic than the Pope
http://athanasiuscm.blogspot.com/

Underappreciated Catholic Blog
Mine, LOL! http://truthbloggedhere.blogspot.com

Best Bat Shit crazy blog
digihairshirt.blogspot.com

Snarkiest Catholic Blog
catholic-caveman.blogspot.com

new kid on the block
catholicnerdwriter.blogspot.com

Vincenzo said...

http://i41.tinypic.com/3025k7p.jpg

Alipius said...

Best visual treat blog: http://thefarsight2.blogspot.com/

M. Swaim said...

BEST BLOG BY A RELIGIOUS WHOSE NOT FR.Z

wordonfire.org

BEST CATHOLIC POLITICAL BLOG THAT IS NOT THE AMERICAN PAPIST

steveskojec.com

BEST ARMCHAIR THEOLOGIAN BLOG

richleonardi.blogspot.com

BEST UNDER APPRECIATED CATHOLIC BLOG

b-moviecat.blogspot.com

BEST "VISUAL TREAT" BLOG

b-moviecat.blogspot.com

SNARKIEST CATHOLIC BLOG

creativeminorityreport.com

BEST HIFREAKINLARIOUS BLOG

b-moviecat.blogspot.com

BEST NEW KID ON THE BLOCK

lolsaints.com