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Google

We Answered America's Most Googled Questions of 2017

Somehow "How to make slime?" was a more pressing concern than, say, "How to survive a nuclear blast?"
Caroline Thompson
12.20.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Russians Think Fidget Spinners Are the New Opiate of the Masses

Spinners are likely a "form of hypnosis" being used to "zombify" people, according to a Russian news report.
River Donaghey
7.19.17
MarbleLympics

This MarbleLympics Event Pits Marbles Against Fidget Spinners

Now this is what it’s like when worlds collide.
Rollin Bishop
7.9.17
Desus & Mero

NFL Star Von Miller Shows Off His Fidget Spinner Skills on 'Desus & Mero'

The football heavyweight visited the show to talk about his big Super Bowl win, partying with Drake, and 'Dancing with the Stars.'
Sarah Bellman
6.29.17
Design

This Dude Made the World's Largest Fidget Spinner Costume

Craftsman and blogger Rob Cockerham walks us through how he built a six foot tall, wearable fidget spinner.
Nathaniel Ainley
6.23.17
Interneting

Here's the Black Flag Fidget Spinner You Never Knew You Needed

You can also get Kendrick, Justin Bieber, Crass, and Discharge versions of the toy.
Lauren O'Neill
6.19.17
Kids These Days

This Programmable LED Fidget Spinner Sends Secret Messages

The wildly popular toy gets a tech upgrade.
Samantha Cole
6.17.17
TOYS

Someone Made a Virtual Fidget Spinner and It's Trippier Than the Real Thing

Definitely a distraction.
Francesca Capossela
5.29.17
thump news

Some Genius Recreated Smash Mouth's "All Star" with a Fidget Spinner

A cry for help?
Alexander Iadarola
5.15.17
CAPITALISM

Inside the Fidget Spinner Gold Rush

How spinning toys took over China’s factories overnight.
Jason Koebler
5.10.17
Not Not Fun

Fidget Spinner Manufacturers Are Marketing Their Toys as a Treatment for ADHD, Autism, and Anxiety

Anecdotally they help, but so far there's no specific scientific research to back up the claims they're are making.
Rebecca Schneider
5.2.17