How do relationships in game affect relationships in real life?

Breakfast Topic: How do relationships in game affect relationships in real life?

Most of the time, relationships in and out of World of Warcraft are completely separate. There are people I know in the game and people I know out of it. With the number of available realms, even the people I know in real life who play WoW are on different realms. This contributes to keeping in-game and out-of-game politics separate. But what happens when these two parts of your life come together?

I like this one the least of my published WoW Insider articles.
Also, what’s with the picture they chose?