Does your kid understand the dangers of connecting with strangers on social media. Today, most kids take it for granted that they can connect with nearly anyone in the world on the smartphone or tablet their parents gave them. To demonstrate the dangers of predators online, Coby Persin teamed up with a few parents to test their kids. He posed as a fifteen year old on Facebook who wanted to hang out. The parents were mortified when their kids agreed to meet a stranger in person.