At this World Cup, a fan's commitment is announced by one sound and one sound only: the encouraging hum of his vuvuzela. Blowing one makes you a good fan; blowing ten simultaneously makes you the best fan. [Total Pro Sports]
I don't get it. Those things have been a staple in US stadiums and toy stores for over 30 years and nobody ever got this exercised over them. They've never really caught on here. All it is is a plastic trumpet. Get over it already. If it weren't for all the attention the things have been getting in the media, the fans would probably have forgotten about them by now.