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I think we can all agree…taking selfies has reached a precipice I’m not sure we can come back from. The world’s obsession with social media and getting that perfect self-portrait isn’t just a trend anymore — it’s a way of life.

And for many, documenting every moment of that life can have some dire consequences. Just ask these people:

Like that time Tampa Bay Rays sideline reporter Kelly Nash almost got her head knocked off by a flying baseball: 


(And thanked the “Angels In The Outfield” for saving her)

And those Iranian girls obsessed with hand hearts, karaoke and selfie videos got into a car crash:


And posted this other horrible selfie afterwards:

Two Girls Crash Car While Taking Selfie, Post Accident Video Online

(You can watch the full video here)

That guy who got kicked in the head trying to take a selfie by a fast-moving train:


(and made a whole bunch of money off of it)

The girl who pissed off a camel:


And whoever this guys is:

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Anyone who wasn’t smart about devices and how they work:


And this guy who thought he made a friend with a nutty squirrel:


(Squirrels = the Devil’s little workers)

People who aren’t aware of their surroundings:

enhanced-buzz-8942-1387210442-0And lastly…anyone who gets tackled mid-selfie:


(Lesson here? Selfie Safety First. ALWAYS.)

PHOTO CREDIT: Instagram, Twitter, Tumblr, Screengrab, Facebook

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