A Guide to Taking Safe and Legal Ballot Selfies

It’s a fact: most of America votes for the Instagram content.

What most Americans (led by pop activist Justin Timberlake) don’t know is that it’s actually illegal to take a selfie while voting in 17 states, including New York, Florida, and North Carolina, over concerns about privacy and vote buying. So, if you absolutely must have that snackable patriotic content, you should move to one of the 19 states and District of Columbia where it is legal, like Connecticut, Washington, or Oregon.


Video produced by Jared Auslander.

Senior Editor, Jezebel

Share This Story

Get our newsletter


JujyMonkey: unstable genius

Can we all calm down with the selfies?

Also, If someone takes a pic of you, please don’t call it a selfie.