The Ten People You'll Meet On Chatroulette

It's sweeping the internet. It's totally revolutionary and brand-spanking new. It's Chatroulette, the website that lets you web- and text-chat, one-on-one, with randomly selected people all across the world, and it is absolutely unlike anything you've ever seen - for about six and a half minutes. That's how long it takes to realize that this is just like any other chat room, only here you can jump more effectively from one stranger to the next. In reality, each and everyone one of the many Chatroulette users fits into these ten types:

1. The Masturbators

Far and away the most memorable visitors to Chatroulette, these guys are just happy to have a new way to expose themselves to the world. No longer will they have to rely on Craigslist "Casual Encounters" or taking to the streets in their trench coats. They're already creepy enough, but when you factor in the number of tween girls using the website, it makes you pine for the days of simple, anonymous chat rooms.

2. The Girls

Actual, living, breathing females are rare enough to deserve a category all to themselves, and in all honesty, I understand. Why would you spend time on a website where you are one-million percent more likely to encounter a guy whacking off or asking to see your tits than to have an actual conversation?

3. The Dorm Room Bro

Often wearing their respective schools' hoodies, these guys will write "ur a faggot" before even saying "Hello." Don't you miss college?

4. The Partially Obscured Person

You have decided to log onto a video chat site, but to only show half your face, or your stomach, in an attempt to...well, I'm not sure. What's the point of using video chat if you're not going to show what you look like? Are you afraid that you'll be surfing happily along until *BAM* there's your mom, your girlfriend, or that professor in college who thought you had so much potential?

5. The Fake Cammers
Hey, that picture of the cat hovering in the air looks totally real! Oh wait, no it doesn't. And look, here's a link to your website. No thanks, I'll stay, with the hope of finding a real, live girl with her top off.

6. The People Wearing Costumes

Yeah, we get it. You're weird. Next.

7. The Suggestives
Similar to The Masturbators, these folks are missing an article of clothing, typically a shirt. Mostly, it's guys with abs showing off to girls who need their fixes until The Jersey Shore returns. In a way, they're worse than The Masturbators, who at least aren't ashamed to show it all.

8. The "Isn't That..." Person
On my first go on 'Roulette, I swore I saw the Jonas Brothers. On my second time, Gabourey Sidibe. No to both, but for just a moment, I thought I had just stumbled into five seconds of internet fame. But keep looking, kids, maybe you'll get lucky.

9. The People with Shitty Webcams
There's nothing worse than trying to talk to someone whose camera is two minutes behind. It's like the movie Kung Pow - the actors' mouths move, but the dialogue doesn't come until later. Same thing here.

10. The Bored
Ultimately, Chatroulette is not much more than a good time waster when you're bored and not in a work environment, full of countless people, all with the same glazed-over look, searching for someone that they know they'll never find. And that's what will keep me coming back.

Commentarium (79 Comments)

Feb 10 10 - 6:28pm

They're should've been another category for people giving the middle finger!

Jun 27 12 - 2:06pm
marissa vega

no it is just you

Feb 10 10 - 6:32pm

Maybe those guys aren't the Jonas Brothers but they could win a look-alike contest.

Feb 10 10 - 6:34pm

haha, now i'll have to get one. i wonder if in the future, people'll find their true loves on it.

Feb 10 10 - 6:39pm

Makes me wish I could live my life over.....

Feb 10 10 - 6:39pm

I totally ran into the Jonas Brothers myself on this thing!

Aug 10 12 - 12:35pm

it's a video! people can put up videos of famous people

Feb 10 10 - 6:42pm
Keith Whitener

This needs to be a website in an of itself because a buddy of mine has so many insane ones!

Feb 10 10 - 6:44pm

This is awesome. I just heard about it and this is exactly what I thought it'd be like

Feb 10 10 - 7:55pm

I swear, shit just keeps getting more weird on the Internet.

Feb 10 10 - 9:11pm
Dyle Kipierro

So Josh, which one would you fit into? Im guessing #8. Did anyone ever tell you that you look like kosh?

Feb 11 10 - 12:56am
Eleanor Rigby

The guy on the right really does look like a Jonas Brother (in that group shot.)

I am way too terrified to try chatroulette alone.

Feb 11 10 - 4:18am

This is scary and depressing all at the same time. It's like fleeing a planet full of zombies only to run up to a mirror and in your reflection see that you are one of them.

Feb 11 10 - 5:04am

Did they ever get rid of the "hanging" person?

Feb 11 10 - 6:38am

Well, being black, you often encounter the blatant racists too, making it somewhat of an unpleasant experience.

Sep 06 12 - 8:39pm

That's sad. :( If i ever catch you on chatroulette, i won't ''next'' you. ^^

Feb 11 10 - 11:04am

gah, that is so weird. i can't even imagine doing that.

Feb 11 10 - 2:09pm

I think I saw Mathias in the background!!! I did I did

Feb 11 10 - 5:26pm

You've convinced me (your job was not that tough). I'd have to be pretty hard up for entertainment before I ever ventured onto that site.

Feb 11 10 - 9:30pm

lol that actually is a video of the jonas brothers on cam

Apr 16 12 - 7:42am


Feb 15 10 - 12:01pm

um you forgot the show you me your tits please! dudes. a huge population on chat roulette.

Feb 19 10 - 7:34am

lol the jonas brothers arent real. im a 'fake cammer' and that particular video of the jonas bros along with other celebs are videos. i know im not the only one doing it but dont get too excited it isnt real

Feb 20 10 - 6:22am

im the one wearing a costumee :) and they dont disconnect either, they laugh at yuu, and beg you to take it off ;)

Feb 20 10 - 9:48pm

Wow you people are complete idiots, the jonas brothers video is just a GIF file that people use to trick you. because they once did a live webcam thing.

Feb 21 10 - 8:50pm

i think the jonas brothers might atually go on chatroulette. my friend saw them too. and talked to them

Feb 22 10 - 12:03am

yo the kid in the vendetta mask thats my friend

Mar 18 10 - 1:11pm

if i saw you on chatrt i know the first thing id say is "virgin"

Mar 19 10 - 1:59am
It looks like a Garden!

I never got to know your name.. and it disconnected by accident.. and had a great time talking to you.. and now i dont think well ever meet again.. but i said your philadelphia stadium picture looked like a garden and insulted your "Man Cave".. lol enjoyed talking to you.. and thinking about you!!!

Mar 20 10 - 8:04pm

funny as :P

Mar 21 10 - 5:54pm

So you all realize, there are a million and one programs out there that let you upload video loops feeds. over 50% of it's not real

Mar 28 10 - 6:53pm

You should add an 11th category being the people playing heavy metal on guitar with a shitty amp.

Mar 29 10 - 2:30pm

i have seen the jonas brothers too haha

Mar 30 10 - 6:05am

I saw the Jonas brothers on that night to wearing the same stuff and in the same room how cool is that lol

Mar 31 10 - 3:10am

i freaked out when i saw them...was it just a video of them?

Apr 06 10 - 1:38am

I was talking whit the Jonas brothers today . They where so gay that me and my friend where talking shit to them the reporded me and got kicked out.

Apr 06 10 - 6:54am

I think, we have 11 groups. 11 is crazy russians.

Apr 17 10 - 11:32pm

there needs to be a group that accounts for the people who just make crazy ugly faces and wait to see how long the person on the other end will stay on....

May 22 10 - 12:39am

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Dec 18 11 - 5:38pm


Jun 21 10 - 3:59am

What can i do when i had cam sex on chatroulette and i dont know who can see that video

Jul 02 10 - 7:03pm

hey i found someone on 30 june and we had a really nice conversation.. but the computer shut down and i didnt ask his email adres.. there should be a site to find someone nice back whom u met on chatroulette!

Jul 10 10 - 2:43pm

you people are strange if you actually believe they are the jonas brothers. it's a video. a fake video.

Aug 08 10 - 2:22pm

What about the Rick Rollers? First I show them a fake girl video and then they get rick rolled ^^

Aug 25 10 - 10:17pm

Ive seen justin bieber

Nov 09 10 - 2:53pm

Haha this is so good dude and true! Kudos

Nov 16 10 - 2:31pm

Подруга дала ссылку, я чаще подобное не читаю, но здесь не пожалела!

Nov 19 10 - 7:54pm
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Dec 29 10 - 8:34am

What category do you put guys and girls in who met on chat roulette, talked for hours and ended up masturbating together on cam, getting each other off. Yeah, sounds too good to be true. But true is the operative word. Peace!

Jan 08 11 - 8:00pm

we just saw the jonas brothers the were the real ones and they were sat on a bed so comment if any1 has seen them to.!!

Mar 05 11 - 1:27am

shut the fuck up about the fucking jonas brothers for fuck sake who gives a fuck if you have seen them or not !!!

Jan 18 11 - 10:37pm

i saw the dudes from jersey shore

Mar 18 11 - 10:49pm
mr man


Aug 13 11 - 9:59pm

me too!

Oct 26 11 - 10:29am

mee to

Feb 19 11 - 5:51pm
Girl on chatroulette

This is funny.

Feb 24 11 - 2:26am

I seen Justin Beiber and i dont think it was the look alike it actually looked like him.

Mar 16 11 - 12:20am

you forgot the "hand holding up a sign asking for tits"

Apr 30 11 - 5:40am

Had a short chat with Snoop Dogg a few weeks back. Nice post though. Found it googling "What the hell are people looking for on ChatRoulette?" After a half hour of "Switching" without even getting so much as a "Hi", its as if everyone is looking for a unicorn.

May 09 11 - 12:05pm

Omg, I Just saw The Jonas Brothers put they passed, i was in luck of fame, i was gobsmacked thinking it was them, even though i am not a personal fan i was still exited, with my excitement i headed on here to see if they were real but my expectations are not real:( but they is a chance that they are real! >.<

May 30 11 - 12:41pm

i met this girl from ukraine named alina an i really liked her we had alot incommon. i think we both fell under the catagory 10, we talked for hours an she was vary sweet, but then my computer just shut down because it was low on batts. i was real depressed after that, i know alot about her but i dont know if i'll ever see her agin but i really hope so :(

Jul 21 11 - 12:27pm

i myself like to put on a suit and gorilla mask, and then hide off screen and jump in... it works on so many people and its great fun and then if they don't click next i use really complicated word just to confuse them :P

Jul 25 11 - 11:41pm
that guy

There should be another catagory for people that call me and other black people niggers

Aug 13 11 - 9:57pm

i swear to god i saw the guy from jersy shore the the ummmm
the situation yeah that guy i saw him and his friends in the background!

Aug 14 11 - 3:40am

You forgot the performers, the people that act out a scene

Aug 18 11 - 3:31am

I sow the Jones bros! I talksed to them but i dout thats them! Cus they said things the bros wold never say! like "can i see ur bod" so i woldent fall for that shit.

Oct 05 11 - 11:27pm

omg we saw Jonas Brothers

Oct 05 11 - 11:28pm

But was it real?

Oct 17 11 - 10:43am

I love youuuuuuu

Nov 20 11 - 7:18pm

You've got it in one. Couldn't have put it btteer.

Nov 21 11 - 2:49pm

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Dec 10 11 - 11:44pm

I saw once a couple doing oral sex, the guy was licking her down there, and she was holding the cam as best as she could.

Just hit the print screen key right before she hit Next. Now I have a good masturbation motivational pic, lol

Dec 12 11 - 7:20pm

the partially obscured are the masturbators, they've just got enough taste not to show their dick until they know somebody wants to see it.

Dec 23 11 - 11:39am

The "fake cammers" and "costumed" people are like me! XD XD

Mar 14 12 - 3:19pm

i found a reely nice girl on here , she added me on facebook and is now a reely good mate of mine :) an shes hot ! this site is pointless but you never know who your gonna meet , and it makes boredom time fly anyway :P

Mar 22 12 - 11:32am

I actually met the Game (the rapper) on chatroulette. 100% true.

Aug 01 12 - 4:55pm

I met an amazing guy, we talked for hours. Then the connection timed out and the whole conversation is gone, and I'll probably never get to talk to him again

Sep 10 12 - 2:59pm