That Selfie Stick You Were Going To Use This Festival Season? Leave It At Home…

Both Coachella and Lollapalooza have banned selfie sticks.

It’s a universally acknowledged truth that selfie sticks are the epitome of everything that is wrong with society today. And now it looks like they’re to be shunned from festival season.

Well, Coachella and Lolapalooza over in the US have both banned selfie sticks, leading us to hope that the trend could catch on.

Writing on their website, the good people behind California’s Coachella state that ‘Selfie sticks/Narcissistics’ would not be allowed, hinting that they find them in equal parts annoying and dangerous.

Lolapalooza in Chicago has followed suit, listing ‘GoPro attachments like sticks, selfie sticks and monopods’ under its prohibited items list.

#RIPSelfieStick

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