Reuters opens Second Life bureau

A few days ago Reuters opened a bureau in Second Life, the online virtual world that’s more second home than game to some 400,000 (presumably part-time) residents. Adam Pasick is bureau chief and sole reporter, and is dedicated fulltime to Second Life. As science fiction writer Charlie Strauss put it a month ago, “Truth stranger than fiction? Must write faster, the clowns are gaining …” (Via NPR’s Marketplace.)