On the Internet, it is tempting to start a blog anonymously. Bloggers can create a new email address, use a pen name, use a fake name, and type away. While I was tempted to create a blawg with no association to my actual name, I feel that takes away from the credibility of my posts.
A Colorado law professor who posted anonymously on his blawg recently came forward with his true identity. Read more about it in this ABA Journal article.