The following column by David Pogue, “Q & A: Rumors, Cyberbullying, and Anonymity,” appeared in the New York Times on July 22, 2010 and featured a q & a with Harvard Law School Professor John Palfrey.

Last week in this space, I shared excerpts from an interview with David Mikkelson, half of the husband-and-wife team behind, the online clearinghouse for Internet rumors and urban legends. It was part of a “CBS News Sunday Morning” segment about online rumors that won’t ultimately air.

So I thought this week, I’d share with you a piece of another interview for that segment. This time, the subject is John Palfrey, Harvard Law School professor, co-director of Harvard’s Berkman Center for Internet & Society, and author of “Born Digital: Understanding the First Generation of Digital Natives.”

Read full transcript for “Q&A: Rumors, Cyberbullying and Anonymity” at New York