The game is set in a virtual hotel, where kids create avatars with which they can move around rooms, chat to other users in public or privately and even buy credits in the real world to furnish their virtual hotel room.
However, Channel 4 News found the site to be full of pornographic sexual chat, despite the fact it is aimed at children as young as 13 years old.
And though you could probably reach your hand over the velvet rope to touch some part of the Messiah without being caught, it still feels like there are a dozen eyes looking down from the buildings in the fake town square that surrounds him on all sides. Located 30 miles southwest of Branson, Missouri, by car, Morningside is a giant compound on 600 acres of land that functions as part church, part business, part apartment complex, part suburb.
From the outside, it looks like a shopping mall, but the inside — with a cinema that’s actually a prayer room, and a chapel — looks like a Hollywood backlot set for an Americanized idea of a European town square.
With his parents, Swaggart attended a small, 25-member Assemblies of God church in Ferriday.
In 1952, aged 17, Swaggart married 15-year-old Frances Anderson, whom he met in church, while he was playing music with his father. Swaggart worked several part-time odd jobs in order to support his young family and also began singing Southern Gospel music at various churches.
For the record, this happened when they were dating, and no, Chuck didn’t ask for Blair’s opinion before setting her up to sleep with his uncle.
He is the cousin of rock'n'roll pioneer Jerry Lee Lewis and country music star Mickey Gilley.
He also had a sister, Jeanette Ensminger (1942–1999).
Standing atop a plush red pedestal surrounded by red velvet rope, Jesus is 15 feet tall and untouchable.
His outstretched white marble hands show the markings of his crucifixion; his hair drapes over his shoulders, and his robe cascades around him.