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AlexaS

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The Heart of the Selfie

PROMPT: Selfie-Reflection Competition 2015

They’re everywhere. Plastered all over Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, just about any social media you can think of. It seems like everybody’s taken a pose, snapped a pic, and put it up somewhere on the internet. Even the president has posted this contemporary form of self-portraiture known as the selfie.

So many people see selfies as benign. “It’s just another form of self-expression,” they say with a shrug. “No different than a self-portrait, and those have been around for ages.”

Others scoff at the very...

over 4 years ago

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