So, Cory was right. World of Warcraft is not only the new golf, but there are country clubs forming.
Take a look at this.
Given my own very positive experiences in continuing and developing real-life relationships online, I'm not at all surprised to see the growth of organizations intended to foster not only entertainment oriented play, but also the growth of real-world social groups.
Tell that to your spouse the next time she / he claims you're wasting your time online!