If you are involved with 20somethings across Canada, more than likely they are involved with a virtual lifestyle. The Fifth Estate will be covering this topic and its impact on peoples lives.
Around the world, millions have gone on-line to create a virtual life for themselves — a simulated fantasyland where the economy booms, the sun shines and everyone looks gorgeous. For many “second lifers,” the game is just that, a game. But, for others, it takes on a life of its own. Hana Gartner introduces us to two women who fell in love with their fantasy life and lovers. They gave up everything, husbands and children, to meet the man behind their fantasies. Find out if the real thing measured up.
Watch “Strangers in Paradise” on Friday, April 3, 2009 at 9 p.m. on CBC-TV