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Indonesia’s selfie-snapping monkey named ‘Person of the Year’

An Indonesian monkey who shot to fame after it snapped a grinning selfie -- and sparked a landmark US copyright case -- was named Person of the Year Wednesday by the animal rights group that took on the simian s cause. The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) said it was honoring Naruto, a crested black macaque with a goofy-looking grin, to recognize that he is someone, not something . In 2011, the monkey pressed the shutter button while staring down the lens of a camera set up Britis

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