The Oberlin Review

New Anonymous Confessional Site Picks Up Where OCon Left Off

Kira Cohen, Staff Writer

December 4, 2009

Ever since Oberlin Confessional, Oberlin’s anonymous confession website, crashed almost two months ago, many students have been without their anonymous gossip fix. A new website, Obietalk.com, has recently stepped in to fill the void. The site was created by College first-year Will Adams-Keane, who said he started thinking about creating a new anonymous website a few weeks after OCon went down. “There wasn’t really an alternative,” said Adams-Keane, “and I knew how popular OCon was, so I thought it would be cool to have something like Obie Talk.” He put the site up in early October, after designing it himself. Like OCon, it allows users to post threads anonymously, and for others to post comments...

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