What is Omegle? Talk to strangers! Really?

omegle_logoBelow is the transcript of a conversation I had with a stranger on Omegle. On Omegle you can anonymously chat with people you don’t know.   I did not have to sign up, enter an email address or create an account and there are no age restrictions.  I was just asked to start typing.  I am ‘You’, he is the Stranger. I have copied and pasted the full conversation for your interest. Following my final comment he immediately disconnected!  Nothing more needs to be said!  Talk to your children and ‘Like’ us on Facebook CyberSafeParents to get all our updates.

You’re now chatting with a random stranger. Say hi!,

Stranger: hey

You: name and age?

Stranger: mike 18

You: really?

Stranger: yea

You: what ya doin

Stranger: not much just hanging out

Stranger: you?

You: same

Stranger: whats your name?

You: may

Stranger: thats a really cute name 🙂

You: i hate it

Stranger: i think its amazing 🙂 how old are you?

You: 14

Stranger: can i be honest with you?

You: yeah

Stranger: i dont want to seem like a jerk but honestly im kinda horny. would you want to mess around?

You: your sad

Stranger has disconnected.

Omegle: Talk to strangers!.

About Renata Rowe

Deputy Head of Campus/Head of Secondary, Ivanhoe Grammar School, Plenty Campus This blog is the School's way of helping our parents and teachers understand and experience the cyber world that their children live in. We post stories about the latest cyber safety issues, and the latest social mediums that their children and teens might be using. We believe that teaching children and teens to be good Digital Citizen from a young age will protect them and their reputations. Our parents have been delighted and have subscribed so that they can receive our updates - we post about once or twice a week. So subscribe - its easy to do, just enter your email address in the box in the top righthand corner of the home page and posts will automatically be delivered to you.
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2 Responses to What is Omegle? Talk to strangers! Really?

  1. Annie F says:

    So disturbing! Thanks, Renata, for making us aware of what can so easily happen on this website.

  2. Lisa Randall says:

    That is so sad, that its that easy to come across a dirt bag in only one conversation..

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