Earlier this year a post on the messaging app Yik Yak sparked debate.
How do "towel hats" work?
Tumblr users were divided, some echoing the Yik Yak user's confusion.
Some preferring to judge the clueless young man.
On Imgur, a divide was created between the long- and short-haired.
Reddit was perplexed.
So were dads.
In fact, how those in the know even learnt how to make a "towel hat" seemed pretty unclear.
It seems to be some sort of enviable skill.
Kind Tumblr users stepped in to teach the uneducated.
Yet the question remains....
Yes, of course.No, what is this black magic?
vote votesYes, of course.
vote votesNo, what is this black magic?
Rachael Krishna is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.
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