The hula hoop - the toy that swept the world in the late 1950s, is enjoying a big comeback today due to the pandemic. Lots of people are finding it a cheap way to relieve pandemic stress. Plus it makes a great exercise routine. These days, the hula hoop has been upgraded with a weight, which makes it more efficient during a workout. There are also mental-health benefits to spinning the classic toy - you’ll be laughing like you never have during a workout!