1. #SmackCam is a meme on Vine that has escalated to an alarming level.
Smack Cam MAX JR, Derek Khnaizir, rajbaba2 #MAXJRSMACKCAM #SmackCam #egg #CheeseCake #Ballcam #cheesecake…
2. The concept is to slap an unsuspecting person in the face and upload it tagged #Smackcam.
3. But as Jezebel points out, teenage boys have been using it as an excuse to hurt teenage girls.
This is DISGUSTING! #SmackCam #Idiots #Criminal AC DAntonio’s post on Vine
(UPDATE: The above video was apparently staged.)
5. In the Vine below, two boys slap a girl repeatedly until she starts to cry.
He Is I & I Am Him
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6. In this one, a boy lights another boy’s face on fire.
7. And this guy decided to use a power drill with a plastic hand attached.
Got Wahlid Mohammad back!!! #MAXJRSMACKCAM lmfao
8. The tag, according to Twitter, has thousands of videos already uploaded to it.
#howto smack cam a black guy gettin out the shower Ã°Å¸Ëœâ€šÃ°Å¸Ëœâ€š lmaoooo
9. Most of them not particularly alarming.
10. In this one a little girl slaps her brother with baby powder.
#SmackCam #KiaraToJuni #LMAO
11. Still, most people have agreed that the joke has spiraled out of control.
Lmao smack cam gone wrong