Grandpa Gives Fantastic Advice On How To Take A Proper Selfie (Video)

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It would appear that the whole selfie craze has died down at least a little bit in the past couple of months, but that doesn’t mean you have an excuse to get lazy.

Summer is just beginning, which means that it’s only a matter of time before the Selfie Renaissance occurs and I find myself questioning the seemingly infectious nature of the phenomenon for a second time.

Grandfather of the Internet MR. FORTHRIGHT put together a quick guide outlining the dos and don’ts of taking a selfie, and he manages to put together a solid video for someone who was alive when people still used operators to make phone calls.

I’m also pretty sure he makes a subtle reference to the video of a kid getting kicked in the head by a train conductor while trying to take a selfie, so I can give this the Official Seal of Approval.

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Connor Toole

Connor Toole is the Senior Humor Writer for Elite Daily, begrudgingly living in New York City and burdened with the daunting task of entertaining the discerning masses online (where he assumes everything is fake by default). He grew up in Connecticut (not the rich part) and graduated from Boston College, where he spent most of his time writing things on the Internet while majoring in a topic he didn't realize he hated until he earned the necessary credits. Standing at 6' 10", he is required by Giant Law to utter "Fee-fi-fo-fum" whenever someone asks him to. His interests include Mark Ruffalo. Feel free to contact him at ctoole@elitedaily.com as long as you aren't annoying.

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