My straight iron fell on the bathroom floor and turned into a ghastly beast of broken plastic and exposed wires. I didn't look forward to researching new flat irons because you either go cheap and get what you pay for or you spend $150 on a silly device for your hair. I then found this one:
I tried it last night after getting out of the shower. It totally works and works well. I have no idea how long it will last, but I am in love with it now. There is nothing better than straightening your wet bangs before bed and waking up to them still in good shape.