Photo of the Day: iPhone Wielding Monks

Even men of cloth can't resist Apple's iconic phone.
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Buddhist monks have a well-earned reputation for asceticism, but these young men in Beijing are doing what young people around the world do every day: taking photos of themselves with their phone.

Matt Schiavenza is a contributing writer for The Atlantic. He is a former global-affairs writer for the International Business Times and Atlantic senior associate editor.

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