ASSOCIATED PRESS -- Aug 17 -- A number of sites satirize some of the most popular destinations on the Internet. GetAFirstLife, a one-page site with the slogan "Go Outside. Membership is Free.", makes fun of the virtual world Second Life. Snubster mocks Friendster with its frowning faces and "dead to me" lists. And Wikiality, the "truthiness encyclopedia", parodies Wikipedia. FULL ARTICLE @ THE HOUSTON CHRONICLE
Mark Brooks: In the 80's in England a kids program called "Why Don't You" urged kids to get up, turn the TV off and go do something more interesting. GetaFirstLife makes a good point.