Why I'm So Glad We Live in a Time of Selfies Selfies. When I think of selfies a few people come to mind. There’s Kim Kardashian. Obviously. I love and hate her selfies at the same time. Then, the “Selfie Dad.” You have got to check him out. Love his selfies. And then there’s little ol‘ me. I love taking selfies. Want to know why I’m so glad we live in a time of selfies? Here’s a hint: I’m a mom.