Obama's transition team is clearly thinking different -- and succeeding. Not only is Chagne.org supporting OpenID, it has also adopted a Creative Commons license for the content of Change.org. Creative Commons is great alternative to relying just on traditional copyright. Creative Commons helps knowledge flow more freely and benefit more people.
So far, Obama is living up to his promise of change and it is a tremendous breath fresh air.
For more, read the 12/1/2008 NY Times article Obama Puts Change.gov Under Creative Commons.