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Old 04-21-2006, 10:28 PM   #1
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ONE wristband

Still wearing yours? Did you buy one?

I always get into conversations with people when I see them wearing their ‘colors’.
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Old 04-21-2006, 10:55 PM   #2
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Absolutely I am still wearing mine. I also still wear my yellow Livestrong wristband. I have no plans to take either one off at this time.

At my company these wristbands are required to be removed in order to enter some of our repair and production areas. I refuse to go to those areas because I refuse to remove my wristbands!
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Old 04-21-2006, 11:03 PM   #3
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I'm wearing mine right now.
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Old 04-21-2006, 11:24 PM   #4
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i stopped wearing them because both wrist bands became fashion fads and were not being worn by people who cared for the cause but because it was "cool" to wear a livestrong band or make poverty history band.

i mean even the big mass produced "fashion" clothing shops started their own ones with different words written on them, trying to cash in on the sucess

a wonderful idea corrupted by fashion and big business
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Old 04-22-2006, 05:57 AM   #5
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I usually wear mine when I go out (I'm home a lot). I still have a few extra here from the original purchase as well...
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i still wear mine and only take it off to shower...
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Old 04-22-2006, 01:57 PM   #7
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I had to buy 10.

I still have 7 or 8 around.
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Old 04-22-2006, 08:26 PM   #8
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One of my students was talking to me after class the other day, and he held out his arm and showed me that we were both wearing One bands. He'd gotten his at Live 8 and had no clue what it really meant, besides that it had something to do with the same causes as Live 8. I took some time to explain it all to him before I helped him with his paper.

And I'm proud to report that I'm now considered "cool"
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Old 04-22-2006, 09:52 PM   #9
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mine is on the stickshift of my car. everytime i get into the car it not only takes me back to last year's shows, but reminds me of how silly some of my 'problems' are compared to the rest of the world's.
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I normally wear two wristbands and one of them is always my ONE bracelet
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Old 04-22-2006, 10:54 PM   #11
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i'd love one but cant find a place where to get em. Hate people who wear things they dont under stand ...
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Old 04-23-2006, 12:41 AM   #12
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I wear mine everyday. It has a small tear in it though.
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Old 04-23-2006, 09:53 AM   #13
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proudly still have mine :-)
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Old 04-23-2006, 09:56 AM   #14
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i never take mine off
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Old 04-23-2006, 10:25 AM   #15
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i don't have a ONE band. but i have a 'Make Poverty History' band.

EDIT: i've jut ordered a 10 pack of ONE bands from one.org
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Old 04-23-2006, 02:18 PM   #16
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i still wear mine. it's gotten a little stretched, but isn't nearly as gray as i thought it'd be by now!
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Old 04-23-2006, 06:09 PM   #17
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I got mine from digsy. I still have it, don't wear it much though (never have) because it's too big and falls off or gets caught.

I do have several aids ribbon pins made by women in Africa. I keep one on each of my purses/bags/backpacks and I've worn those for four years.
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Old 04-23-2006, 06:28 PM   #18
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Left wrist: 31 blue, black, and glow-in-the-dark jelly bracelets
Right wrist: 3 more jelly bracelets, 1 ONE wristband

I'm a bit obsessed with my bracelets. I only take them off for showering, swimming, doing dishes, and the like. Also, it totally wasn't planned to have 31 on one wrist and 3 plus ONE on the other, it just worked out that way.
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Old 04-23-2006, 08:39 PM   #19
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I wear mine everyday to school, and I always get questions about it.

When I tell people what it's about, most give me a weird look, and think it's because I have AIDS or something.

flippin' idiots.
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Old 04-23-2006, 09:14 PM   #20
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Wearing mine right now. I've had the chance to talk about it with about a dozen people who hadn't heard of the campaign.
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