Perplexing Montage of News Reporters Misusing the Word “Selfie”

Whether you love selfies or hate them, most people know what one is and how it differs from a photograph. At least we thought so. Everyone’s favorite British satirical show host, John Oliver, created a montage of newscasters calling regular photographs selfies. This could be especially infuriating if you’re a photographer who hates the selfie, but it definitely shows us that some newscasters need to expand their lexicon:

Is the word selfie slowly taking over the world or do these newscasters just need to learn some basic vocabulary?

do you know what the word selfie means?

At least we have John Oliver to set them straight.

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