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    • Comping Rich
    • By Comping Rich 8th Jun 17, 12:41 PM
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    Selfie competiton winner has used a picture from the internet.
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    • 8th Jun 17, 12:41 PM
    Selfie competiton winner has used a picture from the internet. 8th Jun 17 at 12:41 PM
    Just noticed the winner for this - https://www.facebook.com/TheNottingham/posts/1212400105554922 - it's a selfie competition. The definition of selfie is:

    "selfie
    ˈsɛlfi/
    nouninformal
    noun: selfie; plural noun: selfies; noun: selfy

    a photograph that one has taken of oneself, typically one taken with a smartphone or webcam and shared via social media."
    However the winner has clearly used a picture from the internet - http://www.mirror.co.uk/sport/football/match-reports/nottingham-forest-2-2-derby-10051534, this picture -
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    • NBLondon
    • By NBLondon 9th Jun 17, 9:14 AM
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    • 9th Jun 17, 9:14 AM
    The winner is the man with black anorak top right - his left hand is out of shot because he is holding a massive selfie stick :-)
    One day I'll think of something witty - Apparently I have!
    • chrissie57
    • By chrissie57 9th Jun 17, 1:30 PM
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    • 9th Jun 17, 1:30 PM
    The winner is the man with black anorak top right - his left hand is out of shot because he is holding a massive selfie stick :-)
    Originally posted by NBLondon
    The text says the winner is the man holding the child in the green coat and op has provided link to the original newspaper picture
    "If ever there is a tomorrow when we're not together... there is something you must always remember. You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think. But the most important thing is, even if we're apart... I'll always be with you. "
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    • By mjm3346 9th Jun 17, 3:53 PM
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    • 9th Jun 17, 3:53 PM
    The winner is the man with black anorak top right - his left hand is out of shot because he is holding a massive selfie stick :-)
    Originally posted by NBLondon
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