As Second Life creators at LindenLab stated on SL homepage: "there are as many opportunities for innovation and profit in Second Life as in the Real World.  Unfortunately, for any virtual or real occasion to make money, there is a criminal looking for the method to take advantage of it by all means.

http://www.zone-h.org/content/view/14781/31/ 

Does this mean that we need a "Third Life" to escape the woes and trials of Second Life? ;-)

Urs