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#WorldwideSelfie: See anchors' self-portrait pics and join in!

Sep. 16, 2013 at 7:40 AM ET

Video: The world has gone crazy for the selfie, with celebrities, TODAY anchors and even the Oxford English Dictionary embracing the cellphone self-portrait. TODAY’s Carson Daly looks at the phenomenon and invites viewers to send in their own selfies.

Let's face it: The world has gone crazy for the selfie.

These self-portrait pictures mostly taken with smartphones capture meaningful and mundane moments of life, always with a flattering filter. 

Image: WorldwideSelfie

In honor of our first day of the Orange Room, TODAY and Carson Daly want to try an experiment. What if everyone took a selfie at the same time? 

Help us answer that question this morning. Snap a selfie and post it to social media with the hashtag #WorldwideSelfie. 

"It'll be a great bonding moment," Savannah Guthrie quipped.

See pics from our anchors: 

Thousands of our viewers submitted photos, and #WorldwideSelfie was a top nationwide trend on Twitter. Here's a collage of some of our favorite selfies: 

Image: #WorldwideSelfie

This updated story was published at 7:45 a.m. ET.