Online Reality The latest free speech battle in cyberspace revolves around an online game. Players pay to log on and assume fictional identities and interact with others in a simulated world, inside their computers. One player created an online newspaper to report on some seedy activities and was banished from the game.

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Edward Castranova
*Economist at California State University at Fullerton
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The latest free speech battle in cyberspace revolves around an online game. Players pay to log on and assume fictional identities and interact with others in a simulated world, inside their computers. One player created an online newspaper to report on some seedy activities and was banished from the game.

Guest:

Edward Castranova
*Economist at California State University at Fullerton