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Woman Knocks Down $200k Museum Exhibit Trying To Get the Perfect Selfie

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Selfie Time!

The cultural phenomenon of “selfies” has had a stigma attached to it rooted in narcissism and blatant disregard for surroundings. Selfies can often be dangerous because of the suspension of physical awareness it takes to take one, and we’ve found a cringeworthy example of what happens when it all goes wrong.

One young woman visiting an art exhibit in Los Angeles took it upon herself to snap a selfie in front of a large (and expensive) installation. After she sent the whole thing toppling like a house of cards… Let’s just say she didn’t have an opportunity for a re-do…

selfie stick

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Watch where you snap, kids!