Topic: funerals

14 Intrepid Instagrammers Who Thought A #Funeral Was The Perfect Time For A #Selfie

14 Intrepid Instagrammers Who Thought A #Funeral Was The Perfect Time For A #Selfie

As far as the disconcerting postmodern trend known as the #selfie is concerned, the experts have yet to come to any kind of consensus. Loosely defined as “a self-portrait taken on a mobile device and posted to social media, often featuring duckface,” the #selfie is in the eyes of some an indefensible expression of vanity. Others think it can be a healthy, even empowering expression of young female subjectivity (I will discuss this further next week), while yet others are willing to evaluate #selfies on a case-by-case basis. But if there’s one basic tenet I think we all can agree on, it’s that there’s a time and a place for #selfies, and a dead person’s funeral is not it. More »

About Funerals

About Funerals

I don’t know why I keep finding funny stuff this morning, but I just found another one. This story takes place at a funeral and is indeed… funny. It starts out… “I was in Vermont for a funeral service. Seriously? … More »