Thursday, February 13, 2014

Swedish Gym Chain Bans "Selfies" In Locker Room

Via The Local:

A major Swedish gym chain has slapped a ban on "selfies" in the changing rooms claiming the prohibition is to protect the modesty of half-naked fitness fanatics.

The Friskis & Svettis chain, which has branches all across Sweden, is imposing the ban in their Stockholm gyms.

A selfie, a so-called self portrait photograph usually taken with a camera phone, entered the Swedish lexicon in 2013 and is now a social media phenomenon.

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