A Reality TV Show, Minus the TV

Two teenage boys sit by the airport here, competing to use their phones to take the best “selfie,” or self-portrait, with planes landing in the background.

Trevis and Ray write about the experience on Twitter, post pictures on Instagram and put short videos on Vine. It might be an average day for any American teenager in 2013.

Hollywood producer Peter Chernin is betting it is the future of the entertainment industry.

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