Ryan Lootens Wins The First Annual QuadCities.com Oscar Contest!Ryan Lootens, local educator and one of the hosts and panelists with NPR and The Front Row Network, is the winner of our first annual Oscar contest!

Ryan wins with a solid score of 17 out of 23 correct picks.

Lootens was one of the few who hinted at a Anthony Hopkins surprise upset weeks before the Academy Awards.

Ryan wins a free, delicious pizza from Harris Pizza for his accurate prognostications!

Thank you to everyone for entering the contest, and come back next year for an even BIGGER  AND BETTER SECOND ANNUAL QUADCITIES.COM OSCAR CONTEST!



Ryan Lootens Wins The First Annual QuadCities.com Oscar Contest!
Sean Leary is an author, director, artist, musician, producer and entrepreneur who has been writing professionally since debuting at age 11 in the pages of the Comics Buyers Guide. An honors graduate of the University of Southern California masters program, he has written over 50 books including the best-sellers The Arimathean, Every Number is Lucky to Someone and We Are All Characters.