24 May '17, 9am

Would you spend up to $300 on a fidget spinner? Here's why we got bored with it in 1 hour. #gospinsomethingelse

You have probably seen many variants of these online or in your friend's hands. Meet the fidget spinner , the Internet's latest viral sensation. Although the spinner was introduced almost three decades ago, the device received a sudden surge in popularity over the past few months. And even though the spinner was initially marketed for children, teenagers and working adults are now playing with these devices. There has been a huge spike in Google searches for "Fidget Spinner", but why? PHOTO CREDIT: SCREENSHOT OF GOOGLE TRENDS SEARCH The spinner craze took off when Forbes wrote an article about how it was the "must-have" toy for the office in 2017, as it was seen as a replacement for stress balls and desk toys. Shortly after, the spinner started to appear on social websites such as Reddit . After seeing it appear everywhere online, I was curious and I had to try it. The res...

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