Awards Daily Simulated Oscar Ballot: Final Results!

Lots of surprises — on the surface.  But when you take time to delve deeper into all the internal numbers, especially when considering the demographic breakdown, you’ll discover all kinds of reasons why the results played out among AD voters exactly as they did....
Posted On 21 Feb 2013

Final 2 Days to Vote – Awards Daily Simulated Oscar Ballot

UPDATE: Ballot Deadline – Tuesday Night at 11PM PST. Rob has assembled the pages for the final stage of the Awards Daily Simulated Ballot. Vote Now! After you make your selections in each category, please answer a few questions so we’ll be able to chart the...
Posted On 18 Feb 2013

Awards Daily Simulated Oscar Ballot: Nomination Results!

Links to results in 10 major categories after the cut.
Posted On 09 Jan 2013

5th Annual Awards Daily Simulated Oscar® Ballot

Rob Y has once again performed the enormous task of organizing all 282 eligible films of 2012 into a simulated Oscar ballot so that Awards Daily readers can feel what it’s like to be a simulated Academy member.
Posted On 05 Jan 2013

Awards Daily Simulated Oscar Ballot extension

[UPDATE: Voting hours extended. Rob Y confirms we can keep the ballot open until Wednesday January 18, 12 midnight PST.] You have until midnight Jan 18th to cast your votes. Here’s the original invitation outlining the appropriate attitude to approach the ballot.
Posted On 17 Jan 2012

Awards Daily simulated Oscar nominations ballot

Here’s your VIP ballot for the Awards Daily simulated Oscar nominations. Our annual project to help us get a better grasp of the task Academy members face each year. Rob Y has done another bang-up job building the ballot framework. To simplify matters, for most categories...
Posted On 11 Jan 2012

Your Oscar Ballot: Awards Daily Readers' Winners!

(click here to view the full 9 rounds of voting.) Rob’s charts are so detailed and self-explanatory, there’s no need for editorializing aside from saying: Awards Daily Readers have a voice! Full results in all categories and complete demographic data after the cut.
Posted On 27 Feb 2011

Stacking the deck: reassigning preferential ballots

Rob has finished tabulating the results of the Awards Daily Simulated Oscar Ballot. We’ll have the numbers posted early Saturday morning, along with his detailed charts showing the internal breakdown of votes in each category. Here’s one set of numbers Rob ran for us...
Posted On 25 Feb 2011