I'm an idealistic guy. I want this article to apply strictly to teenagers and their weird habits because on a Monday midday I can't stomach the thought of an adult choosing to wear festival wristband strictly beyond the required time. I understand why someone would want to advertise their faux-subculture credentials and in the long term they're a hell of a lot cheaper than a watch, but whatever happened to basic self respect? Anyhow, this Australian radio station got scientists to look at just how gross those bits of flimsy fabric are:
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