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Awards Daily Simulated Oscar Ballot: Final Results!

Awards Daily Simulated Oscar Ballot: Final Results!

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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. http://www.ellipticcurvecreations.com/FinalResults2012.pdf http://www.ellipticcurvecreations.com/FinalBPResults2012.pdf Let’s all keep in mind the most valuable purpose served by Rob’s incredibly detailed efforts each year is to open a window into the…

Final 2 Days to Vote – Awards Daily Simulated Oscar Ballot

Final 2 Days to Vote – Awards Daily Simulated Oscar Ballot

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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 demographic breakdown by age group, gender, and region of the world.

Awards Daily Simulated Oscar Ballot: Nomination Results!

Awards Daily Simulated Oscar Ballot: Nomination Results!

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Links to results in 10 major categories after the cut.

5th Annual Awards Daily Simulated Oscar® Ballot

5th Annual Awards Daily Simulated Oscar® Ballot

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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.

Awards Daily Simulated Oscar Ballot extension

Awards Daily Simulated Oscar Ballot extension

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[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.

Awards Daily simulated Oscar nominations ballot

Awards Daily simulated Oscar nominations ballot

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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 you need only click your selections in a drop-down menu, choosing your candidates according to each of their respective film titles. It gets a…

Your Oscar Ballot: Awards Daily Readers' Winners!

Your Oscar Ballot: Awards Daily Readers' Winners!

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(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.

Stacking the deck: reassigning preferential ballots

Stacking the deck: reassigning preferential ballots

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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 that might be interesting as an overnight appeteaser. The question has been raised many times this season about how ballots cast for Best Picture will be…