By Taylor Casti
It’s easy to write off the Oxford Dictionary’s 2013 Word of the Year as a silly, narcissistic fad. But every once in a while, a selfie comes along that really is more art than duck-faced cry for Instagram attention.
To prove our point, we decided to treat the form with the respect it deserves and round up our favorite face-facing photos of all time. Whether it’s for the courage displayed or impeccable fashion taste on view, we think you’ll agree that these 29 self-portraits are impossible to dislike.