The Facebook selfies of Mexican drug cartel members

Nobody can resist a Facebook selfie. Not even members of some of Mexico’s most violent drug cartels. Vice looked into this bizarre world of social media fanatics and believes that ‘members of Mexico’s drug cartels are really starting to harness the power of the internet, using it to run positive PR campaigns, post selfies with their pistols, and hunt down targets by tracking their movements on social media’. Running positive PR campaigns got me. Take a peek at what these guys have been up to. It’s pretty much what you expect—drugs, money, guns, duckface…

Via Uproxx

drug cartel worker selfie
cartel collections on car hood
drug cartel with suv

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Rachel Oakley is an Aussie writer based in NYC with an obsession for the creepy, cool and quirky side of life. Some of her main passions include philosophy, art, travel, and sarcasm.