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Christopher “moot” Poole, Founder, 4chan.

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Christopher Poole

4chan & Canvas

Christopher “moot” Poole is the founder of 4chan, an online imageboard whose anonymous denizens have spawned the web’s most bewildering—and influential—subculture.

He is also the founder and CEO of Canvas, a venture-backed startup, and advisor to Lerer Ventures.

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Laurent Pacalin
10/27/2011 11:05am PDT

I agree with Chris Poole’s argument that anonymity is necessary to ensure freedom of speech and a greater level of artistic expression.

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