[Air-L] eies nostalgia

Barry Wellman wellman at chass.utoronto.ca
Thu Aug 20 15:41:48 PDT 2009

Murray, et al, I agree with you (and am thinking fondly back to the 1970s)
that EIES was the best system, with the default being signed, but also
allowing for pseudonyms and anonymity on demand -- providing anonymous
posts could be tracked when libelous.

 Barry Wellman

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