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    Fingerless gloves: a solution that works

    A few years ago, I saw my first pair of fingerless gloves. I thought they were the funniest thing I’d ever seen, and couldn’t imagine that anyone besides teens would wear them as a fashion statement. Let’s fast forward a few years. Most of the people I know, and many of those I don’t, are using smart phones outdoors—on the way to the car, as they walk the dog, in a grocery store parking lot, at a football game. You’d think that cold weather would limit the phone conversations or the text messaging, but they don’t. One cold winter day as I walked from my car to the shopping mall,…