Move over planking – the latest absurd craze to sweep the internet is ‘extreme phone pinching’.

The stunt involves holding a (presumably expensive) cellphone with just forefinger and thumb over somewhere you wouldn’t like it to fall and revelling in the anxiety it causes.

Social media is now awash with people dangling their phones over bridges, drains, city streets and toilets – all of which is then filmed and shared. (Daily Mail)

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