The Selfie Addiction: Why We Do It & Why We Probably Shouldn’t. (Technology)

A while back I wrote about narcissism in popular culture and it’s effect on our collective authenticity. Gaaaaah. See what I did there? I inserted myself into this very clever video that the New Yorker did for their Obsessions series. Well, that’s embarrassing, isn’t it? At least I know I’m not alone. Now I have to go take pictures of myself and post them. But not without a profound sense of shame.

For more info on selfie culture, pick up Will Storr’s latest book “Selfie: How We Became So Self-Obsessed and What It’s Doing to Us“.

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