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Thursday, March 22, 2007

Anonymity, the Net, and Emily Post

Jocelyn Noveck of the AP covers how the anonymity available to the public on the Internet, particularly on message boards, allows the posting of thoughtless or mean-spirited comments. It includes reactions from newspapers that have dealt with the problem in various ways. The Globe and Mail, which carries the article, includes (signed) comments from readers.

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