The famous sisters, 33, 18 and 17, respectively, were seen scanning their phones and chatting during the poignantmoment led by rapper Common at Sunday nights 2014 MTV Video Music Awards , reports BuzzFeed . ADVERTISEMENT ADVERTISEMENT How dumb to think you weren’t being filmed in a VMA moment of silence #kardashian #vma #selfabsorbed #mtv #selfish pic.twitter.com/ulh2Wt3RlH Kjerstin Ferris (@kjrox805) August 25, 2014 After making several remarks about the St. Louis suburb, Common asked everyone for their undivided attention. I want us all to take a moment of silence for Michael Brown and for peace in this country and in the world, he said. The video camera then cut to the Kardashians who seemed to be more engaged in their own world.Twitter blew up in rage over their nonchalant actions. While some usersdidnt think too much of the Kardashians not focusing on the moment at hand, others labeled the sisters selfish and self absorbed for not fully participating in the moment.