Selfies OR Hyper-Superficiality Personified

Selfies: a projected image of our need to be liked. We are humans who need to be known, loved and liked. We also need to learn and then ultimately be useful in the world. Many of us are known and loved by our parents, but the liking needs to happen from our peers…and the issue with facebook liking is that the medium through which this liking happens is in itself not real. This is what BBC has to say about selfies: “The science behind why we take seflies”, and here is what the brother Oak has to say about selfies: “Narcissism and The Selfie”.

Here is a video of me and some awesome kids rapping about selfies and they’re effect on our sense of beauty:

 

 

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