Kim Kardashian Explains Why She Cropped North West Out of Photo

by Jackie Willis 4:57 AM PST, December 16, 2014
Photo: Instagram

Kim Kardashian's selfies have made news before but this is a first.

The 34-year-old reality star posted a pic on Instagram and Twitter of her posing with North West ...only she had cropped her daughter out of the photo so it only featured herself.

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Needless to say, the social networking sites exploded with comments about the photo.

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Kim responded to her critics, tweeting: "Wait is this really news that I posted a selfie and cropped my daughter out? LOL."

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Explaining why she cropped out baby North, she added: "Her eyes were closed and I was feeling my look! Can I live?!?!"

Do you agree with Kim's decision to crop out her daughter? State your case in the comments and tweet #ETnow.

Kim is a selfie savant at this point -- she even releasing a book of selfies called Selfish, out April 28, 2015 -- but if you're not quite on the Keeping Up with the Kardashians level when it comes to taking photos of yourself, check out ET's tutorial, below.