Is it intellectually dishonest to use a pseudonym when posting on the internet? The owner of this forum has suggested that it is, at least in one particular instance. Is it just the use of a pen-name in an internet forum that is somehow intellectually dishonest, or are such names equally tainted when used elsewhere?
It just amazes me that people are crying about the Media’s treatment of VP nominee Sarah Palin. They are saying some really stupid stuff like give her a break because she is a woman.
White House hopeful John McCain’s vice presidential pick Sarah Palin was to make her high-stakes debut at the Republican party’s convention on Wednesday following revelations about her family and her record as a little known Alaska governor.
Palin, 44, has stayed out of sight since the convention began on Monday as she huddled with McCain’s advisers to prepare for a pivotal televised speech that could make or break the Republican ticket in its battle against Democratic foe Barack Obama.
Ever since John McCain caught the Grand Old Party elephants with their trunks down by announcing Alaska’s Gov. Sarah Palin as his vice president choice, his desperate apparatchiks have been frantically flacking two kinds of information: "mis-" and "dis-."