Desperate to win Derbyite Awards: LOL at our users’ FYC ads

“You gotta WANT IT to WIN IT, you wimps!” roars Gold Derby founder Tom O’Neil, urging nominees for our first annual Derbyite Awards to launch aggressive FYC campaigns in our forums. The Gold Derby users responded by posting hilarious, shameless ballyhoo to win laurels for Best Derbyite of the Year, Funniest Derbyite, Bitchiest Derbyite and more. 

Check out our Derbyite Awards forum. Hurry — cast your votes now before ballotting closes on April 21.

Nominees for first annual Derbyite Awards announced

Among some of the many great campaign ads from the must-see FYC thread are:

(Campaigning for Breakthrough Forum Poster of the Year)


(“FYC – Join Conan and Andy in their choice for Best Film Forum Poster and Best Movie Reviewer”)


Tyler The Awesome Guy
(Campaigning for Derbyite of the Year, Most Entertaining Forum Poster, Funniest Derbyite, Best Avatar)


(Campaigning for Best Film Forum Poster, Best TV Forum Poster, Best Movie Reviewer)


(Campaigning for others to win)


(Campaigning for Nicest Derbyite)



Ryan Lapierre
(Campaigning for Breakthrough Forum Poster of the Year)

 FYC Ryan Lapierre. The breakthrough forum poster of the year. Noè’s fantastic graphics and Gone_Guy’s great personality are no match for my fresh youth. FYC Ryan Lapierre.


See more – CLICK HERE. Start voting now, as there are only a couple weeks left.

Register/log in to your Gold Derby account so you can also compete to predict the results on TV shows like “The Voice,” “Survivor,” “Dancing with the Stars,” “American Idol” and “The Amazing Race” to the winners of the Emmys (Primetime and Daytime), MTV Awards and Tonys.

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