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#DeadPose: When planking takes a morbid twist in SA

In the latest local internet craze, people are snapped while pretending to be dead.

A person participating in the latest internet craze, the dead pose. Picture: Twitter.

JOHANNESBURG – It’s official, South Africa does not deserve the internet.

The latest local internet craze people are snapped while pretending to be dead.

Take a look at some of the different poses being enacted below:

Meanwhile, other people have responded to the challenge, condemning it saying that death is not a joke:

Yavi Madurai, the MD of Black Box Theory and social media analyst, says that the #DeadPose is a bad idea and could have serious consequences.

“There are people who do it to get that negative response. Social media is a voice of the people and is a free for all. There are no limitations or regulations for things like this.”

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