[WikiEN-l] Clarification re: Violent threats and Armed Blowfish
admin at bluejayfan.net
Wed Feb 27 00:09:22 UTC 2008
It's no big deal, but sometimes folks get Armed Blowfish and me mixed up because of the initials.
I am User:A. B. -- an unarmed, non-piscine, mostly harmless admin.
PS I'm glad Gerogewilliamherbert and the Foundation are taking Armed Blowfish's concerns seriously.
> Wily D wilydoppelganger at gmail.com
> Mon Feb 25 17:23:53 UTC 2008
> At the very least, "A.B." has indicated to me that a
> member of the ArbCom has acted in a proxy role, passing
> (at least some) information between A.B. and
> "AnonymousWikipedian", which would certainly be more
> complicit than "reading an email".
> I would wager to say that "A.B." is a particularly good
> target for this sort of thing, since you really need
> background knowledge of A.B. to work out that they're
> sensitive to this kind of thing - at least, a decent
> familiarity with the various dramas. Someone
> established at en.wiki, though I've no reason to
> believe they're in a role of any "power".
> I'll stress that I've only received information from
> A.B., and that I can't vouch for the accuracy or
> reliability of any of it. While my inkling is that
> maintaining the whole A.B. personality as a persona
> would be exceedingly difficult and they're likely to be
> genuine, I can't attest it of my own knowledge.
> Cheers WilyD
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