Connie Fournier wrote:Roy Wilson wrote:Interesting info.
This is one of many reasons I believe all posters should be made use real names that can be verified.
Unfortunately, the current political climate has made people even less likely to want to post as themselves. It's like wearing a target.
Indeed it is- not to mention the potentials for identity theft, highjacking of one's name, stalking, and general petty harassment.
The question of using you real-world name versus a handle is one I have never satisfactorily resolved- a pretty good case can be made either way, with various pros & cons pretty well-- to my thinking, anyway- canceling each other out.