A mystery woman has recieved widespread critisism for taking a selfie with a suicide jumper in the background. The unidentified woman had been amoungst onlookers who stood watching a suicidal man on the Brooklyn Bridge when a reporter captured her turning her back to the jumper and taking a cellphone self-portrait.
According to witnesses the woman quickly left when approached for her name.
“The world’s selfie obsession reached a new low yesterday when a woman snapped a self-portrait that also captured a suicidal man on the Brooklyn Bridge.
With scores of onlookers watching the dramatic 10am rescue by police, the crass camerawoman turned her back to the scene, angled her phone toward the bridge and snapped a shot.
The scarf-clad blonde even cracked a thin smile.” [News.com.au]
Is that the most selfish selfie ever?
[via NY Post]