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"Extreme Phone Pinching" Is Possibly The Most Nerve-Racking Internet Craze Yet

What's more fun than lightly gripping an expensive object over a cliff?

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Popularised by the music duo Twenty One Pilots back in July, Extreme Phone Pinching is the latest trend amongst adrenaline hungry teens, and it's NOT for the faint-hearted.

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Just as the name suggests, extreme phone pinching involves holding your phone with your thumb and forefinger, and then dangling it over somewhere you wouldn't want it to fall.

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People the world over are dangerously dangling their precious phones in all kinds of perilous places.

My girls #extremephonepinching at Niagara Falls! @gabba106 @torimuskie @twentyonepilots @tylerrjoseph @joshuadun

Over fire.

Extreme phone pinching fire edition. @tylerrjoseph @joshuadun @twentyonepilots #extremephonepinching

Over water.

@joshuadun @tylerrjoseph extreme enough? #extremephonepinching

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Over confused ducks.

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And from the beauty of national landmarks.

@tylerrjoseph @joshuadun @twentyonepilots #ExtremePhonePinching

Rules do not exist in the game of extreme phone pinching.

intense phone pinching at the beach @tylerrjoseph @joshuadun

And their willingness to throw caution to the wind.

extreme phone pinching !!! (on a pile of lego's๐Ÿ˜ฑ๐Ÿ˜‚)

Some people are even using accessories, which is definitely not recommended.

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Seriously, if you value your phone, maybe give this activity a miss.

@tylerrjoseph @joshuadun when extreme phone pinching goes wrong๐Ÿ˜ž