The ChatRoulette phenomenon is in full swing with all its randomness.  Although relatively new, the amount of publicity it has received shows the potential of what the time waster could eventually become. Ben Folds took Merton's original idea of ChatRoulette piano improv to a new level at a concert in Charlotte, North Carolina where he sang songs about his fellow chatters in front of his audience of two thousand. Check out the video for some typical ChatRoulette types being serenaded by the one and only Ben Folds.

Have you tried out ChatRoulette?  What improvements would you like to see made to make it a bigger success?