Channel Awesome

The Best of Blogs are blogs on the site that go above and beyond in regards to excellence. Administrator Mike Michaud handpicks the best blogs the community has ever posted and posts the links under the best of blogs category. These blogs are usually thought provoking, pose questions or are generally amusing and pleasing to the staff of


The Best of Blogs have been a part of the site since its inception in April of 2008 and much like the Awesome Blogs of the Week from Transmission Awesome, users of are given the spotlight for their amazing blogs. The first Best of Blogs contest was held on August 15th, 2008. Michaud handpicked the best bloggers on the site to become future talent on the website. The winners were revealed the same day as the finalists for The Nostalgia Chick contest were announced on August 29th, 2008 and they were: Coldguy, Rollo T ,(Then Known as LordVonQuack) and Bennett The Sage. Fun fact: MikeJ and wiki founder, Daffy were picked for the contest, too.

After the contest, the Best of Blogs served as a spotlight for exceptional bloggers on the site. Many of today's contributors got their start this way and in the awesome blogs.

Current Winners

Date Winners
Feburary 26th, 2009
March 25th, 2009
April 1st, 2009
April 10th, 2009
April 29th, 2009
May 24th, 2009
June 4th, 2009
June 13th, 2009
June 19th, 2009
July 3rd, 2009
July 15th, 2009
July 25th, 2009
August 2nd, 2009
August 25th, 2009
September 19th, 2009
October 19th, 2009
December 23rd, 2009