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Stephen Colbert: 'I Won Twitter!' (VIDEO)


Colbert's post (embedded below) was the most re-tweeted tweet of 2010. And, to make it official, Colbert welcomed Twitter co-founder Biz Stone on the show to present the award.

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In his brief acceptance speech, Colbert said, "To all the others who lost out to me this year, and especially Kanye West, I just want to say, it has been an honor just to crush you."

Watch (Colbert's Twitter bit comes in around 2:00):

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