I'd like to try to coin a phrase. I figure that Slashdot might be a good place to do it, since my comment here will be timestamped by a third party.
A "net Nixon" is someone who logs/records all of their Internet communications.
Example: "John is a complete net Nixon. He has IRC and AIM logs going back to 1995."
The first rule of sharing information publically is that one should never share anything publically without first considering that the audience is everyone.
I cannot conceive that anybody will require multiplications at the rate of 40,000 or even 4,000 per hour ... -- F. H. Wales (1936)