With World of Warcraft having the combined worldwide population of a small country, and the combined US population of a small state, people have been finding various ways to infuse their politics into the game. This can only be seen as a natural occurrence – people will naturally want to bring their out of game ideals into the game to express themselves.
WoW Insider has covered various politically and socially minded groups in the past here and there. And with the end of the political season they've seen an increase in the number of political expressions in WoW.
Let's take a look back at the top five politically and socially relevant WoW thing-a-ma-jigs on the net in 2008.