Posts tagged "selfie"

Is The Selfie App The Answer To Social Media’s Human Connection Problem?

Selfie, an app that launched a few weeks ago, wraps up the tried-and-true methods of Vine, Instagram and Tumblr all in one. That may sound exhausting, but the experience encourages organic connection between strangers in a way that is oddly refreshing. Users record up to 24-second videos of themselves, and other user…
By: Claire Hannum / October 30, 2014

Breastfeeding Selfies Are All The Rage, Apparently

There's a new photo trend: breastfeeding selfies. That's right. Intimate breastfeeding moments are making their way to social media. Moms are using the selfie trend to document the intimate mother-child bonding moment (or just to challenge the off-limits status of breastfeeding in public). Read more on Lifetime Moms...
By: Lifetime Moms / June 13, 2014

Ill-Advised Selfie Leads To Guy’s Arrest

Pro tip: It may not be a great idea to post selfies on Facebook that show you dealing drugs ... particularly if you were doing so next to sheriff's deputies. That's what Taylor Harrison, a 21-year-old South Florida man, allegedly did before he was arrested last week, First Coast News reports. Read…
By: Newser / May 13, 2014

Duckfaces For Science: NASA Is Organizing A #GlobalSelfie For Earth Day

NASA has come up with a thoroughly modern way to celebrate Earth Day this year, and it's waaaaayyy easier than planting a tree or taking the bus. The most cutting edge scientific agency in the world wants you to take a selfie. Yes, seriously. The project is called #GlobalSelfie, and here's the lowdown from…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / April 19, 2014

Jen Selter, Owner Of The Best Butt On Instagram, Talks Butt Fame

It's the scoop of the year! Jen Selter, proprietress of the world-renowned "best butt on Instagram," has given an interview with some British media company called BarcroftTV. This is their Edward Snowdon, you guys. Barbara Walters dropped the ball on this one.
By: Jessica Wakeman / January 17, 2014

Woman Posted Bloodied “Selfie” On Facebook After Domestic Violence Attack

On Monday, December 30th, Facebook friends of Kentucky resident Susann Stacy would have seen a post of her bloodied face and the message "Help please anyone." Susann had been beaten over the head with a handgun by her husband, Donnie Stacy. At some point, the landline phone allegedly got ripped out of the wall. So…
By: Jessica Wakeman / January 6, 2014

Meet Jen Selter, The Woman With “The Best Butt On Instagram”

We all need something to aspire to in life. Why not the best butt on Instagram? Jen Selter, 20, of Roslyn, Long Island, is the queen bee of butts on the image-based social networking site, where Rihanna is just one awe-inspired follower.
By: Jessica Wakeman / January 3, 2014

Photographer Assures Us That Michelle Obama Was Not Mortified By The President’s Funeral Selfie

Photographer, Roberto Schmidt, who took the now infamous pic of Michelle Obama looking mortified while Barack Obama, British Prime Minister David Cameron and Danish Prime Minister Helle Thorning Schmidt posed for a selfie at Nelson Mandela's memorial service,…
By: Ami Angelowicz / December 11, 2013

Kim Kardashian Poses As Elizabeth Taylor In Instagram Photo

Oh, Kim. I guess at this point I should probably stop pitying the critically dim lighting in your headspace and start actively rallying against you instead, considering it is just that deer-in-the-paparazzi-flashbulbs lunacy that is to thank for the $40 million sitting in your bank account. Lo, when you go around posing yourself in a…
By: Rachel Krause / December 10, 2013

Greetings From Lindsay Lohan’s Vagina

Lindsay Lohan's name has been conspicuously absent from the tabloid headlines lately. Perhaps that's because she's been keeping busy taking "artsy" selfies and posting them on her Instagram feed. To let us know she's still relevant. Her latest work of art is this pic of her vagina with the caption "Goodnight." Well, goodnight to…
By: Ami Angelowicz / November 12, 2013

Miley Cyrus Shows Off Her Hair Growth … Topless

So, Miley Cyrus wasn't able to go topless at the VMA's, but she can (almost) do it on Instagram under the guise of "showing off her hair growth."  "My hair is getttttting so long" was the caption for this selfie the…
By: Ami Angelowicz / October 3, 2013