Teen Gains Fame After Justin Timberlake Selfie at Super Bowl

Thirteen-year-old Ryan McKenna said that his phone "exploded" with messages and phone calls and he now has thousands of new social media followers.

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BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts teenager who took a selfie with Justin Timberlake during the Super Bowl halftime show has become a social media sensation. Thirteen-year-old Ryan McKenna said on ABC’s “Good Morning America” on Monday that his phone “exploded” with messages and phone calls and he now has thousands of new social media followers. Ryan says he was unprepared for his brush with fame. Timberlake, he said, “just came up and I just like jumped right in there…

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