It would be fair to say that the online world was obsessed with Selfies in 2013, so it is hardly surprising that people are flooding social media newsfeeds and passionately participating in the The Selfie Olympics. Let the games begin, folks.
Log online and you will be overwhelmed by the likes of #selfieolympics, #selfiegame, #and1selfieleague.
Needless to say, some of the photos are not safe to view at work.. The spirit of competition has made some of these selfies bizarre and more annoying than ever.
From the average Joe to Miley Cyrus and the Pope, selfies were the trend throughout 2013. In fact, it is surprising that it took so long for the phenomenon to catch on, but now that it has, the human impulse of competition has kicked in. All the selfieholics out there are in the game.
So without further ado, let the Selfie Olympics commence. Here are some of the participants.
Fighting cancer, feeling down? No need, selfie cure:
Some Retweets won’t be bad either- to make it to the top of the competition.
Some took the word ‘Olympic’ a bit too seriously:
Move away people, it’s a dog’s job:
Professor Snape has got it going as well: