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SCOTTSDALE, AZ - MAY 26: Kennedy Swan of the Ole Miss Rebels hugs head coach Kory Henkes after winning the Division I Womens Golf Championship held at the Grayhawk Golf Club on May 26, 2021 in Scottsdale, Arizona. (Photo by Justin Tafoya/NCAA Photos via Getty Images)

Some people are ready for things like handshakes and hugs again, and some aren’t.  So how do you tell?  Well, here’s one idea . . .

A lot of conferences have started using colored WRISTBANDS as a way for people to know who’s okay with physical contact, and who isn’t.  Red means stay six feet away . . . yellow means touching elbows is okay . . . and green means you’re okay with things like handshakes, high-fives, and hugs again.

It’s not a new idea.  A company called Social Bands started selling the wristbands last year.  But “The Wall Street Journal” just did a big story on it this week.  And they’re becoming more popular at big social events, like weddings.