Why you should’t take selfies with rattlesnakes…

Posted at 3:22 PM, Aug 26, 2015
and last updated 2015-08-26 17:39:00-04

LAKE ELSINORE, Calif. – As if it needed to be said, taking selfies with wild animals is almost never a good idea.

This man in California is just another example of why you shouldn’t take selfies with snakes.

Alex Gomez’ selfie attempt went south and now he may lose his hand because of the rattlesnake photo-op.