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Disney World bans use of 'selfie sticks'

Tourists use a selfie stick on the Trocadero Square, with the Eiffel Tower in background, in Paris. (AP Photo/Remy de la Mauviniere)

MANILA, Philippines - The most magical place on earth wants you to stop using selfie sticks.

Disney World policy forbids visitors from using the sticks, which can be used to extend cameras out for up to 3 feet, on its rides, Orlando Sentinel said on a report.

Selfie sticks at tourist attractions are nothing new. These expandable rods allow users to hold their cellphones a few feet away to take a much better and wide angular photo. While most think that this invention is convenient, others think that selfie sticks are obnoxious symbols of self-absorption. Thus, calling the invention "narcissi-stick."

Disney World is the latest place taking a hard-line stance against the selfie stick. This comes after Metropolitan Art Museum and Wimbledon Tennis Tournament banned the tourist tool.

On Friday, the management has started posting "No Selfie Sticks" sign on the rides:

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