Mexico City residents attempt selfie world record

Mexico City skyline.

Mexico City residents hoping for a world record. Image by Leandro Neumann Ciuffo / CC BY 2.0

They might be the pet hate of some people and many museums, but love of the selfie was still in evidence in Mexico City at the weekend when organisers attempted to set a new world record for most people in one shot. Around 2000 people showed up to take part, only to find that the event hadn’t been organised properly. An alternative record, most selfies taken in one location, was attempted and the outcome is yet to be verified. Read more: telegraph.co.uk

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