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It all started out innocently, chatting to other players about school and other teenage things.
But soon strange avatars were coming up to us and “kissing” us, “touching” us and asking us to come to their hotel rooms where it carried on.
One possibility is that people’s predictions are skewed by the dominance of memories of past negative experiences.
To test this, the researchers asked commuters to imagine having a positive conversation with a stranger, a negative conversation, or just any conversation.
If memories of bad experiences skew people’s perceptions, then being asked to imagine any conversation with a stranger should be negatively toned by default. Another possibility is that each of us mistakenly assumes that other people don’t want to talk, thus creating a situation of “pluralistic ignorance”.
This theory was supported: people said they were more interested in chatting to strangers, than strangers would be in chatting to them.
Thankfully I wasn’t groomed by older players and became bored and went back to Myspace. My dad was less relaxed about the whole thing and I felt 13 all over again confessing what my friend and I had been up to.
Epley and Schroeder said this provides evidence of a “severe misunderstanding of the psychological consequences of social engagement”, thus providing a clue as to why, despite being social animals, we so often ignore each other.Note: people instructed to chat to their driver tended to report having more pleasant journeys, even if their usual habit was to sit in silence.In a final study, the researchers attempted to address two issues – perhaps chatting to a stranger is only fun if you’re the one who initiates it, and/or perhaps the results were due in part to participants’ satisfaction at completing a goal set by the researchers.We knew we were being naughty and we knew that if our parents or other friends found out about it, it would be the end of our little secret.It only happened over the space of a few months whenever her dining room was free, but it was enough to be involved in the kind of pornographic conversations revealed by Channel 4 News.