NY man arrested for sock puppet use.

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  1. del
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    better watch yourselves!

    http://www.nytimes.com/2009/11/08/nyregion/08about.html?_r=1&ref=nyregion

    "Mr. Golb is 49 years old and had 50 e-mail aliases. He used pseudonyms to post on blogs. Under the name of a professor he was trying to undermine, prosecutors charged, Mr. Golb wrote a quasi confession to plagiarism and circulated it among students and officials at New York University.

    His purpose, the Manhattan district attorney’s office said, was “to influence and affect debate on the Dead Sea Scrolls, and in order to harass Dead Sea Scrolls scholars who disagree with his viewpoint.”
     
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    :rofl:
     
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    Terry Shut the $%$ Up!

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    Indeed, one name comes to my mind. *smacks at her fingers*
     
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    Pretty funny, Isn't it?
     
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    Pretty hilarious If you ask me.
     
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    wasnt someone wondering where DavidS was

    :lol:
     
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    Reminds me of a guy who used to edit wiki then post the stuff as proof.
     
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    Or a gal who would create her own links on her own website then use it as a source

    <cough> <cough>
     
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    I can think of a few people who'd be in trouble.

    Funny PI wasn't one of them. :eusa_whistle:
     

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