Christmas is over, and here's the gift list I've received:
-A pack of socks -A bottle of Axe -A four pack of body spray -Two large tubs of sour gummy worms -A zipper sweater hoodie -Arrested Development (the entire series) -A sweater, notable because it's from Steve and Barry's -Two Mr. Potato Heads: R2D2 and Darth Vader -A Maple Leafs wallet -A Maple Leafs PJ set -A can of compressed CO2 to fix my computer -Aftershave.
My father also gave me $50.00, which I really needed.
(edited by Oliver on 25.12.08 1905) Unicow, unicow...he's a unicorn cow!
Season 2 of Night Gallery, a John Wayne collection of DVDs, some boxers of wild colors (this has been my daughter's tradition of several years), a massaging pillow thing, and a couple shirts.
We'll be back right after order has been restored here in the Omni Center.
“That the universe was formed by a fortuitous concourse of atoms, I will no more believe than that the accidental jumbling of the alphabet would fall into a most ingenious treatise of philosophy” - Swift
- PlayStation 3 - four shirts, one pair pants, one pair boxers, one sweatshirt - cash moneys - giftcard for Eddie Bauer - giftcard for movie theatre - Grand Theft Auto IV for Xbox 360 - Lips for Xbox 360 - some books - coin set - Christmas ornament - good kitchen utensils - shampoo/conditioner/bodywash type stuff - a stack of scratch & win tickets
Socks/Undies/Flannel/slippers from Parents The Big Lebowski 10th Anniversary Limited Edition (amazon.com) and a Craftsman screwdriver set from my aunt and uncle. Trans-Siberian Orchestra CD and a Cubs 2008 NL Central champions T from Santa And its a toss up between two things for the coolest present I got this year: A 20/22 inch replica officially licensed A Christmas Story Leg lamp, and the Nintendo Wii complete with second nunchuk/wiimote set. And cash from my grandpa, which I bought the Wii Zapper and COD: WAW with.
--The Top Chef Cookbook --An Underarmor-like shirt, I need a new one for my 2-3 night of volleyball a week --$25 gift card to Best Buy --REAL GENIUS DVD...I have been dying to see this again for a long time. --A Mr. Beer home brewery beer kit. I can't stand beer, but I'll try it anyway. I looked it up and they make a cider home brewing kit. I bought an extra tub and all the accessories the other kit has and some bottles. My family has a very long history with hard cider and dad and grandpa got the nicknames Ciderbarrel for a reason...time to keep the tradition going. --An Instant Marinade set. It's a bowl with a special lid and a special hand pump to create a vacuum. --The Adventures of Brisco County, JR DVD set --Motorstorm: Pacific Rift for the PS3
-- 2006 Time magazine Person of the Year --
"...Oh, the band is out on the field!! He's gonna go into the end zone! He's gone into the end zone!! -- Joe Starkey -- November 20, 1982 -- The Play --
A good collection of boxer shorts and shirts The new set of Star Wars stamps in a frame Some DVD box sets of shows I watch Elvis and Johnny Cash cd's Seven Stephen King books Other books my wife can't believe I never read in school: Slaughterhouse 5, Call of the Wild, Lord of the Flies iPod shuffle with a gift card Gift cards to Dunkin' Donuts and a local bbq place A great blanket tht my mother-in-law made for me
i'm jewish, and my wife loves the idea of hannukah, so we do both.
from her: 2 cd+book sets to learn foreign languages: brazillian portuguese (since i take BJJ), and mandarin chinese (since i work with many chinese grad students) a book of short stories by neil gaiman a set of those word magnets in the style of lolcats a workout dvd: eric paulson's "vale tudo conditioning" a couple bags of fancy tea 3 bottle of single malt scotch: oban 14 year, glenkinchie 12 year, cragganmore 12 year a set of 4 glencairn glasses for the scotch
from family: too many pairs of socks a could of shirts a stretchy winter hat cd/radio/clock combo a really beautiful handmade wooden cutting board a travel sleeve for my new lenovo s10 a new copy of creedance's chronicle since mine has been worn out jumpshots (checkers played with shotglasses) a whole bunch fancy foods gift cards to EMS, a local breakfast place, target, and home depot
(edited by samoflange on 29.12.08 0135) Lloyd: When I met Mary, I got that old fashioned romantic feeling, where I'd do anything to bone her. Harry: That's a special feeling.
I got that same watch for Xmas this year, but with the Patriots.
- a couple pairs of sleep pants - a couple pairs of sleep shorts - a Patriots skullcap - a hand-held Yahtzee electronic game - Rock Band AC/DC track pack for PS3 - a Nerf gun - a Patriots calendar - a sweet flashlight - an even sweeter Patriots jacket - and some other small stuff like pens and candy.
Holy fuck shit motherfucker shit. Read comics. Fuck shit shit fuck shit I sold out when I did my job. Fuck fuck fuck shit fuck. Sorry had to do it....
Revenge of the Sith = one thumb up from me. Fuck shit. I want to tittie fuck your ass. -- The Guinness. to Cerebus
-Electric toothbrush -England soccer shirt -Patriots jersey, with Superbowl XLII insignia -The West Wing complete boxset -Midnight Club: LA for PS3 (from myself) -Blitz: The League II for PS3 (again, from myself) -Toiletry set, that came with a leather wallet, bizarrely enough -"Why Do I Say These Things?" by Jonathan Ross -Soccer ball shaped bottle opener
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-Two gamepads for my PC; they look like a cross between the Genesis 6 button control pads, and the PlayStation controls.
-a Toronto Maple Leafs bath towel.
-a new wallet. Sadly, it was empty.
-a book on the Toronto Maple Leafs
-a cologne set from Brut
-a microUSB cord (hey, I needed one)
-An offer we can't refuse: dinner out on New Years Eve, and a night to ourselves - my fiancee's parents are looking after our kids that night so we can have adult time or something. We're planning dinner at a Chinese buffet and a movie - and we might just have the energy to stay up past midnight! Good lord, I feel old.
Pants, boxer shorts and socks, which I needed A fleece pullover A new watch Two books about zombies The book Freakanomics Speakers for my iPod iTunes gift cards Amazon gift card Best Buy gift card A t-shirt that says "Trust Me, I'm a Zombie"
I guess my pick would have to be Travolta. I liked him in the Sweat Hog days, hated him in the Look Who's Talking era, loved him AGAIN during Pulp Fiction/Get Shorty, have hated pretty much everything he has done since then. Honorable mention: