- I think I read somewhere that Crocs were banned for setting off electrical equipment...But what I should have said is
(Pause. Faces look skeptical. Scientist neph. unimpressed)
...Yes ... I think they were banned for setting off electrical equipment...
Static electricity caused by the popular footwear has been implicated in the malfunctioning of electrical medical equipment at hospitals in Sweden
(I think I read this via As Above originally)