A momentous day for selfie rights.

The White House just lifted its ban on taking pictures during tours, a ban that has been around for forty years (Thanks a lot, Nixon!). First Lady Michelle Obama announced the news on a hip new app called "Instagram." Make sure to stick around for a bonus 4-second blooper after the 8-second video is over! I know, right? What a fun-but-also-professional First Lady.

You can read the official (i.e. more boring) policy change on the White House's website:

As of July 1, 2015, Smartphones and compact cameras with a lens no longer than 3 inches (stills only) are permitted on the public tour route as long as their use does not interfere with other guests' enjoyment of the tour.

Video cameras including any action camcorders, cameras with detachable lenses, tablets, tripods, monopods and camera sticks are not permitted.

Flash photography or live stream as well as talking or texting on cellular phones is not permitted while on the tour.
Sources: ABC News