The anarchy of the internet’s various societies has been understood and accepted since places like Second Life and MMOs were invented. Some places excel at it, exploring humanity with grace and intelligence. Some fall apart at the seams and deteriorate into yet another Rapture of decaying ideals and the worst of humanity. Despite this understanding, there are still those who wish to govern and control the internet’s virtual spaces, be it through law and punishment or capitalist means. One such fellow is Jon NEVERDIE Jacobs. He proposes control through capitalist means in a way that I believe would be extremely detrimental our virtual societies.
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