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​World Emoji Awards presented live from New York Stock Exchange

To celebrate the forth annual World Emoji Day on Monday July 17, the winners of the second World Emoji Awards are announced live from the New York Stock Exchange. Facepalm wins Best New emoji for 2017 with the Lifetime Achievement Award, voted by general public, going to Face With Years of Joy.

World Emoji Awards
​Source: @EmojiAwards / Twitter