Tim Kressman (gufa54, above left) won $1,000 in our contest to predict the Academy Award nominations. (See the leaderboard here, his predictions here.) A resident of upstate New York, he’s been visiting Gold Derby for years, but he only registered with the site and logged his predictions on the night before the Oscar noms were unveiled.
Mario Gomez (above right) won $100 Amazon gift certificate in our contest to predict the Golden Globe film awards. (See the leaderboard here, his predictions here.) He’s a med student living in Guadalajara, Mexico, who’s been registered with Gold Derby for two years.
Below, I grill each of them: How did they do it?