Selfie’s have become a part of modern society. They are pictures taken of oneself, by oneself, and they are usually then slightly edited, and posted onto some form of social media. While these pictures are a manifestation of today’s narcissistic and self-involved culture, one doesn’t really assume of them as being harmful to ones physical body. However, this list proves that selfies can actually be quite dangerous. This list is a compilation of ten different instances where people died while taking a selfie.
Many people have begun to practice what is called “extreme selfies” which means taking selfies in dangerous places. A man in China unfortunately fell off a waterfall to his death. He was found at the bottom of the ravine with a phone and a selfie stick.
A man in Spain was taking part of a bull-running festival, and wanted to document it by taking selfies. Unfortunately, when he wasn’t focused on the bull, the bull hit the individual, killing him.