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Better than a museum ban: Let's follow selfie stick etiquette
Better than a museum ban: Let's follow selfie stick etiquette

Selfies, and increasingly selfie sticks, have become a global addiction, particularly among travelers who want to capture the Eiffel Tower or Taj Mahal without asking a passer-by to snap their photo. Love it or hate it, selfie culture is here to stay. Museums like the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City and the Smithsonian's Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Gardens in Washington, D.C., have out-and-out banned selfie sticks. The Louvre in Paris, however, the world's most visited museum, hasn't yet said no to the camera-mount stick that extends the selfie range of your smartphone. But maybe the answer isn't more bans but more selfie awareness....

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