If I post a selfie, I get hundreds of "likes." If I post something of substance, those thumbs stay to themselves. This notion that you'd rather look and not listen is pitiful.
— Kristin Pierce (@KPierceTV) June 2, 2020
Selfies are egocentric requests for affirmation.
Substantive information is often enlightening insight through one person’s personal perspective.
A sampling of replies to news anchor Kristin Pierce’s tweet: