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Unbelievable. Just When You Thought The News About Rape In This Country Couldn't Get Worse.

You know how people describe jaws dropping open at shocking news? Well, it's happening to me. My mouth is agape because I just have no words for this information right here. The injustices here are unfathomable. My gut feels sick when I think of all the survivors who have bravely stepped forward to tell their stories and have had their bodies subjected to pokes and prods after experiencing such a horrific crime ... and then this happens? And the perpetrators. Guess what they might be doing all those years later? Yup. Trigger warning for discussion of violent rape.

Unbelievable. Just When You Thought The News About Rape In This Country Couldn't Get Worse.
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Usually the greatest fear after a wild night of partying isn't what you said that you might regret, but how you'll look in your friends' tagged photos. Although you left the house looking like a 10, those awkward group selfies make you feel more like a 5, prompting you to wonder, "Why do I look different in pictures?"

It's a weird phenomenon that, thanks to selfies, is making people question their own mirrors. Are pictures the "real" you or is it your reflection? Have mirrors been lying to us this whole time??

The answer to that is a bit tricky. The good news is that there's a big chance that Quasimodo-looking creature that stares back at you in your selfies isn't an accurate depiction of the real you. But your mirror isn't completely truthful either.

Below, a scientific breakdown that might explain those embarrassing tagged photos of you:

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