“There is no unemployment in the World of Warcraft”
says Jane McGonigal

Why do we prefer imaginary worlds to the real one?

“Games like World of Warcraft give players the means to save worlds, and incentive to learn the habits of heroes. What if we
could harness this gamer power to solve real-world problems?
Jane McGonigal says we can, and explains how.”
– says intro to that video at ted.com

But seriously, will gamers save a real world?