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Terrible Dude Takes Selfie With Collapsed Cyclist

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David McCarthy is a junior cyclist who learned a valuable lesson while attending the Giro d'Italia in Dublin: snapping a selfie with an exhausted cyclist who just collapsed to the ground in agony is a not-cool thing to do.

McCarthy posted the above selfie to his Instagram page with the caption: "Kittel collapsed after the line today so instead of giving him a hand up I took a selfie." This upset the cycling community a great deal, and McCarthy eventually removed the picture and posted an apology:

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It may have been a dick move on McCarthy's part, but there's still something undeniably funny about this scene:

[Independent]

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