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Sebastian Greger

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Periodic reminder that not everyone has a “first name” and a “last name”.
Eric Eggert

..and that not all names consist of six or more characters (just ran into this earlier today on bahn.de) #universaldesign

Screenshot of a form asking for mother's maiden name as a "safety question" while requiring to enter at least six characters.
Not all people can use their mother’s maiden name as a “safety question” with bahn.de, as the input field requires an arbitrary minimum length of six characters.

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