Oxford Dictionaries Dubs "Selfie" as 2013's Word of the Year
It was the word heard 'round the world—the Oxford Dictionaries has officially dubbed "selfie" 2013’s Word of the Year, beating out Miley Cyrus's "twerk," which had a late in the year resurgence. But it was the term used to describe the social media self-portrait that truly captivated English speakers from the United States to Australia—coincidently where the word originated. "It seems like everyone who is anyone has posted a selfie somewhere on the Internet," Oxford Dictionaries said in their blog post to announce the news. And they’re right: From Bradley Cooper and Gerard Butler to the Obamas, it seems as if most people have gotten in on the fun--we even included a category for "Most Glam Selfie" in our first-ever Social Media Awards. So in honor of this phenomenon, we want to see your best selfies! Tweet us your photos using the hashtag #InStyleSelfie.