Based on 444,548 votes cast in all categories over 10 days in early December 2005, here are the winners of the of The 2005 Weblog Awards:
|Best Blog||Daily Kos|
|Best New Blog||Yellow Dog Blog|
|Best Group Blog||Hit and Run|
|Best Humor/Comics Blog||Jesus' General|
|Best Liberal Blog||AmericaBlog|
|Best Conservative Blog||Ace Of Spades HQ|
|Best Media/Journalist Blog||Michael Yon|
|Best Technology Blog||Engadget|
|Best Culture/Gossip Blog||Oh No They Didn't!|
|Best Sports Blog||Blue Gray Sky|
|Best Photo Blog||zombietime|
|Best LGBT Blog||Pam's House Blend|
|Best Military Blog||Blackfive|
|Best Blog Design||ljc fyi|
|Best Podcast||The MuggleCast|
|Best Video Blog||Crooks and Liars|
|Best Religious Blog||Evangelical Outpost|
|Best Parenting Blog||Dooce|
|Best Law Blog||Law Dork|
|Best Business Blog||The Club For Growth|
|Best Canadian Blog||Small Dead Animals|
|Best UK Blog||normblog|
|Best European Blog (Non UK)||Davids Medienkritik|
|Best Asian Blog||Xiaxue|
|Best Middle East or Africa Blog||Iraq The Model|
|Best Australia or New Zealand Blog||Tim Blair|
|Best Latino, Caribbean, or South American Blog||The Devil's Excrement|
|Best of the Top 250 Blogs||FireDogLake|
|Best of the Top 251 - 500 Blogs||Sadly No|
|Best of the Top 501 - 1000 Blogs||Roger Ailes|
|Best of the Top 1001 - 1750 Blogs||The Rebelution|
|Best of the Top 1751 - 2500 Blogs||Political Theory Daily Review|
|Best of the Top 2501 - 3500 Blogs||Conservative Musings|
|Best of the Top 3501 - 5000 Blogs||Garfield Ridge|
|Best of the Top 5001 - 6750 Blogs||Army of Mom|
|Best of the Top 6751 - 8750 Blogs||lonetreeontheprairie|
|Best of the Rest of the Blogs (8751+)||My Election Analysis|
Congratulations to all the winners!!!
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