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For Gamers Too Tired to Blink: 'Wink Glasses'

They come from the maker of Palin's stylish eyewear
By John Johnson,  Newser Staff
Posted Oct 28, 2009 12:51 PM CDT
For Gamers Too Tired to Blink: 'Wink Glasses'
Sarah Palin winks as she speaks during her vice presidential debate.   (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite/FILE)

(Newser) – Maybe Sarah Palin—world-class winker that she is—inspired them: The maker of her stylish glasses has a new product for gamers too busy to blink. (Really.) Masunaga Optical's Wink Glasses have a sensor to keep track of blinks, and if they don't come quickly enough, the lenses fog up. Blink again, and the lenses clear. The idea is to prevent dry eyes when staring too long at a computer, or maybe even a book, notes Phyorg.com. All yours for $443. (Read more eyeglasses stories.)

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