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Teenage Boys Are Hitting Girls In The Face And Posting It As The #SmackCam Meme On Vine

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#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...

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@eyecandy_6

Smack Cam MAX JR, Derek Khnaizir, rajbaba2 #MAXJRSMACKCAM #SmackCam #egg #CheeseCake #Ballcam #cheesecake...

The concept is to slap an unsuspecting person in the face and upload it tagged #Smackcam.

clarence withers

@danpaz31

Smack cam

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

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@Vudu

This is DISGUSTING! #SmackCam #Idiots #Criminal AC DAntonio's post on Vine

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(UPDATE: The above video was apparently staged.)

In the Vine below, two boys slap a girl repeatedly until she starts to cry.

😭😭😭😭😭😭 #BITCH #Smack #SmackCam pt 2

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@Who_Me_Shotty

😭😭😭😭😭😭 #BITCH #Smack #SmackCam pt 2

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In this one, a boy lights another boy's face on fire.

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@einalem__

#SmackCam WTF?

And this guy decided to use a power drill with a plastic hand attached.

Got Wahlid Mohammad back!!! #MAXJRSMACKCAM lmfao

Bruce Wayne

@Aviator_Jay

Got Wahlid Mohammad back!!! #MAXJRSMACKCAM lmfao

The tag, according to Twitter, has thousands of videos already uploaded to it.

#howto smack cam a black guy gettin out the shower 😂😂 lmaoooo

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@Fameous_

#howto smack cam a black guy gettin out the shower 😂😂 lmaoooo

Most of them not particularly alarming.

&beDrew HÉ°c

@DHuddy23

#SmackCam

In this one a little girl slaps her brother with baby powder.

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@ShawnMykal

#SmackCam #KiaraToJuni #LMAO

Still, most people have agreed that the joke has spiraled out of control.

Alexander X

@thatguymayberry

Lmao smack cam gone wrong

Ryan Broderick is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.

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