We Know What’s Real. Don’t We?

“Virtual reality” has come a long way in the last few years. In fact, it has come so far that most intelligent individuals would be hard put to give you a comprehensive definition of what it means, or to separate the first word from the second. “Right before our eyes, this thing that we call the world has been irrevocably altered, along with the ‘reality’ we have counted on. Virtual reality is so permeating our lives that one day soon we may find it impossible to distinguish the virtual from the real.”