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26 January 2017

Beware of selfies!

Beware of selfies! A new study by US mass communications researchers who evaluated the psychological effects of selfies and groupies suggests that looking at too many of them may be associated with lowered self-esteem and life satisfaction. While posting selfies did not appear to have significant impacts, viewing them did. According to one of the investigators, "people usually post selfies when they're happy or having fun. This makes it easy for someone else to look at these pictures and think his or her life is not as great as theirs."

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