posted by Zach Patton
Second Life has been around since 2003, but Warner says he's the first U.S. politician to engage in the alt-world. He also says:
“Since I left the Virginia governor’s office this year, I’ve traveled across the country to 24 states helping solutions-oriented candidates campaign for congressional and statehouse races,” said Governor Warner. “In Second Life, distances and time differences vanish. It will allow us to reach people through a whole new medium.”
You can read a transcript of the press conference here.