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The Selfie Stick Is Not a New Invention


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Is the selfie stick a new gadget?

Perhaps people think it is and believe it was recently created in our highly sophisticated era.

If you are one of them, then you are wrong. Taking selfies using digital cameras is not the latest craze.

A long time ago people wished to photograph themselves.

An old picture discovered recently in a family album proves a camera selfie stick was used more than 90 years ago.

craze: a temorary fashion, mania.
craze in other languages

Read by John Edwin Skelton.

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