Teachers everywhere hate them, and Pope Francis used them to explain the Trinity.*
Fidget Spinners are the latest fad to achieve the magic balance where adults are annoyed and kids are happy to drive them crazy. They’re the latest “must have” item for kids everywhere.
Which almost makes me feel badly for my poor children whose mother adamantly refuses to shell out the $7+ for the whirling toys, and I even refuse to be persuaded by tears and pleading.
“If you want a fidget thing-y so badly,” I told them, “go make your own