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Man Chased by Rampaging Bull Shoots the Scariest Selfie Ever

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One participant in the annual Bull Run at Houston's Royal Purple Raceway came just inches away from horrible injury (or even death) at the hooves and/or horns of a rampaging bull... but that didn't stop him from capturing the entire incident with his smartphone.
 
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Photo: Derrek Barlow/Houston Press
 
As you can see in this photo, taken by a nearby runner and posted by Houston Press, a man by the name of Christian divided his attention between saving his hide from an epic stomping and recording the event as it happened; the resulting clip is arguably the most insane selfie ever recorded. 
 
This image of the man filming his brush with death was then uploaded to Reddit, after which it soon became a web sensation, and the following video captured by Christian's camera came shortly after:
 
 
Close to 3500 people tried to escape the stampede on the quarter-mile course this year... and not all were successful. Christian escaped unharmed, but the same can't be said for at least one other runner, shown here tumbling beneath the hooves of one of several dozen bulls released onto the raceway.
 
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Photo: Derrek Barlow/Houston Press

 

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