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San Francisco Edges Top ‘Selfies’ List

- Alyssa Pereira | CBS Local
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(L-R) Alice@97.3's Jayn & Sarah (credit: Alice@97.3)

(L-R) Alice@97.3’s Jayn & Sarah (credit: Alice@97.3)

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – In light of Ellen’s Oscar #selfie tweet heard round the world, TIME Magazine has released the “Selfiest Cities in the World”—or, the cities worldwide posting the most amount of selfies to Instagram.

The winner? Makati City, the Financial Capital of the Philippines. Second place went to Manhattan, New York, which included 202 selfie-takers per 100,000 people, and third to Miami, with 155 selfie-takers. Anaheim and Santa Ana came in fourth with 147, and San Francisco clocked in in 11th place, with 91 selfie-takers per 100,000 people.

For the rest of the list, check out TIME’s interactive map here.

New York City based DJ’s “The Chainsmokers” has put together a song that “celebrates” selfies that has been hitting the clubs and radio airwaves, including 99.7 [NOW!].

WATCH THE VIDEO HERE:

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