QUOTE(anthony @ Wed 2nd June 2010, 12:41am)
QUOTE(Kelly Martin @ Tue 1st June 2010, 8:22pm)
So my question (which I will not be asking on formspring) is, why is Jimmy Wales doing this?
"The site itself appears to be unhelpful when dealing with abuse."
There's a long list of parents complaining that their kids are being impersonated and cyber-bullied on mindspring.me here.http://formspringme.zendesk.com/entries/113007-abuse-issue
This seems like just the sort of thing that Jimbo and Andrea were campaigning against at Civilination
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