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12 September 2014 @ 12:50 pm
Here we go again  
A social network cannot enforce a Real Names policy consistently because nobody wants to sign up for a virtual police state. One big reason Google + lost to Facebook is that it pretended harder. Not of course leaving well enough alone, Facebook has decided to make its own pretense a teense more convincing by picking on targets of opportunity: people whose Facebook names don't match the gender they're supposed to be. (Bad laws are always enforced against the most obviously defenseless.) Queerty has the story.
 
 
 
tx_cronopiotx_cronopio on September 12th, 2014 05:04 pm (UTC)
I don't know if I fly beneath the radar or what, but I have three fake FB accts. It's just not that hard.
Kalimac: puzzlekalimac on September 12th, 2014 10:00 pm (UTC)
I know a psychiatrist who uses a fake name on FB for security reasons. But he's not a drag queen, so apparently it's OK.