Best List. “5 Reasons Why So Many Christians Are Feeling Burned Out Right Now” by Benjamin J. Corey at Formerly Fundie.
Best Question. “What’s the Point of a Professor?” by Mark Bauerlein at The New York Times.
Best Interview. “We Are All the Ages We Have Ever Been: An Interview with Rachel Held Evans” by Greg Garrett at Faithful Citizenship.
Best Local Sports Story. “Pressure point: The NFL hopes of an entire city will rest on Mariota’s shoulders” by Austin Meek at The Eugene Register Guard.
Best New Musical Instrument. “The HUMMbucker Electric Kazoo, A Screeching Kazoo That Plugs Into an Amplifier” by Rebecca Escamilla at Laughing Squid.
Best Photoblog. “37 Photos That Prove Little Kids Suck at Hide and Seek” by Ilana at MommyShorts.
Best Dad Post. “Hey, Tom Brady” by John Pavlovitz.
Best Generational Landmark. “The Oregon Trail Generation: Life Before and After Mainstream Tech” by Anna Garvey at Social Media Week.
Best Story. “The Man Who Broke the Music Business” by Stephen Witt at The New Yorker.
Best Video Guide. “Airplane Etiquette” by Glove and Boots (via YouTube).
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