What are you giving for X-Mas?

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  1. MagiRanger

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    Two youngest brothers - Typical boy stuff. Lots of toys (including many TFs!) and DVDs.

    11 year old brother - more "mature" stuff, gift card.

    18 year old brother - Every discounted TV DVD set I could find.

    Mom - New jacket and Trivial Pursuit 90's edition.

    Stepdad - Wave Mulit-tool

    Dad - DVD sets

    Stepmother - dunno, wish I could give her a golf club upside the head.
     
  2. Codimus Prime

    Codimus Prime Missouri Toy Hunter

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    got my brother a set of heel guards for his 450r atv

    got my dad some pint glasses from the inaugural season at the new Busch Stadium for the STL Cards

    Getting my Mom Slingblade on DVD and an ornament.

    Got my other bro a chipping net for golf

    still a lot left to get...
     
  3. Predaking

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    For my brother I'll give Classics Jetfire that I ordered from Kbtoys today.

    For my sister in law I may give a giftcard... from Norstrom probably.

    For my wife maybe something from Tiffany.
     
  4. Chaos Muffin

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    A makeup mirror for mom, ipod for chick, and I guess cash for everyone else since no one will ever tell me what they want
     
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    Bunch of Eddie Bauer clothes for most of the fam, some chocolate for cousins, etc. and the biggie, a KitchenAid Tabletop mixer for my wife (a surprise).

    KitchenAid transforms your wallet to empty...and back!
     
  6. Jux

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    Orgasms and various sexually transmitted diseases.
     
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    Well, For My Mom perfume. My Dad a CD player. My brother a Movie. And my other brother a tv series on dvd. Don't tell!!!
     
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    Maternal Grandparents - Set of t-shirts/ball caps from CNN and Atlanta Braves for Grandfather and a set of Coke Museum coasters and Emory University coffee mugs for Grandmother.

    Paternal Grandparents - Same as above.

    Mother - A couple of CDs, a couple of books, Atlanta calendar, some stuffed animals.

    Father - A couple of books, some DVDs, a CD, a new computer mouse.

    Co-workers - Just cards, but I am taking 'orders' if any of them want me to bring anything back for them when I go back to Canada for the holidays. Of course, I know what I'd like to give a couple of my female co-workers...

    Toys for Tots - Multiple Transformers figures.
     
  9. OmegaScourge

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    Dad: The Hulk Hogan Anthology DVD (with the bonus disc from Wal-Mart)
    Mom: probly shoes (she saw my g/fs one and really liked it
    Brother: Don't know (got him FFV & FFXII for his B-Day)
    G/F: Karaoke Machine & snow gear.
     
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    Hmmm....

    Mom: Blue Mountain Pottery piece (Wolves)
    Dad: Bell Beaver stuffed animal and a framed photo of him in his Ford Galaxie
    Nephew: Optimus/Wing Saber Costco 2 pack
    Neice: Yoshi's Island GBA and a Kid's Bathroom Reader
    Girlfriend: Promise ring (tied with a bow around the neck of a huge white tiger stuffed animal), massage oil, wine gum christmas candy, crossword puzzle book, colouring book (don't ask), and probably a Starbucks gift card.
     
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    Dad: Atari Anthology for the PS2 and the entire Sword of Truth book series

    Julie: Kitchenaid Artisan mixer (She's been wanting one for ages!) & Tivo, plus the surprise of the new apartment I found for us :) 

    Son: Entire set of Disney Cars :D  ,Jumbo Voltron, boatload of Hot Wheels & some TFs

    Nephew: Remote control car & 2 TFs

    Sister: Sushi press and some nice knives

    Brother-in-law (as of Friday) Robot Chicken and Happy Tree Freinds DVDs
     
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    Dad-- Star Wars Attacktix Starter Set & 4 Booster Packs-- he's liking the game since I bought the TF Attacktix.

    Mom-- Some charms for a bracelet.

    Younger brother-- Zelda Twilight Princess (and I can play it too! w00t!)

    Stepbrother-- Not sure yet. Probably a Best Buy gift certificate.
     
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    Well, I started shopping, still got more to get.

    Sister's kids - Oldest I got him some clothes (work at Old Navy, what do you suspect :lol ) and the youngest, got him a shirt and some playschool scars.

    Kev's nephews - 10yr old - Don't know yet, he usually gets some good gifts from his parents, so I usually go cheap *shrugs*, 9yr old- Classic Hot Rod and TF DVD movie, 5 yr old - Darth Tater, 4yr old Tonka My First RC Excavator, and the almost 3yr old - hoping to get him a mini drum kit.

    Kev - Really not sure. Probably a video game and movie.

    I have NO idea what I'm getting my mom and my sister. I usually wait till the last minute to do shopping for them. :lol 
     
  14. Ops_was_a_truck

    Ops_was_a_truck JOOOLIE ANDREWWWWWS!!!!!!

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    Ebay:
    Fiance's side:
    Mom - a photo collage of her and her family
    Dad - a GPS system for his car
    Li'l Bro - "Math Without The Equations" Audiobook

    My side:
    Dad - Battlestar Galactica Season 1 and the 4-part opening miniseries
    Li'l Bro - Anything associated with Soviet Russia - if anyone has any ideas, please let me know.
    Grandma 1 - Sinatra DVD collection
    Grandma 2 - Wagner's "Das Rheingold" opera 3-DVD set

    For the girl:
    A citrine ring with matching earrings, 2 Tsunami Bomb albums, a Sublime DVD, a BUNCH of My Little Ponies, The Brak Show Season 2.

    ...so I like to spoil my girl. So what. :p 
     
  15. Jux

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    Nice job Ops.
     
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    Mom:
    Authentic Suquamish Native American prayer drum with stand
    Gumball Rally on DVD
    Easy Bake Oven (she's wanted one ever since she was little)
    Murder One Season One

    Dad:
    Rival Crock-Pot Indoor BBQ Pit
    Black and Decker LED Snake Light
    75th Anniversary Three Stooges DVD set

    Gift for the both of them:
    Black and Decker Storm Station (it's this battery backup/world-band radio/flashlight unit that mounts to a wall)

    Girlfriend:
    White gold and sapphire bracelet
    Amor Amor giftset (it's perfume)
    Baby Phat giftset (more perfume)
    Portable wooden painting canvas stand and 20 oil paints
    12 pack of Tab Energy Drink (don't ask)

    Grandfather:
    $50 gift card to the Outback Steakhouse

    Girlfriend's Mom:
    $100 gift card to Macy's

    Uncle:
    $25 gift certificate to a local bike shop
     
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    Merry Christmas.
     
  18. llamatron

    llamatron Shut up, Nigel. TFW2005 Supporter

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    Heh.

    Let's see...

    Brother: Authentic 1985 (I think) A-team model van kit complete with mini B.A. driver.

    Sister: A-team annuals from 1984 and 1986, A-team "record and book" read along at home thingy, Mr. T model/puppet thing.

    Mother: Wireless USB mouse.

    Father: Digital tyre pressure reader and a mathematical / logic puzzles book.

    Girlfriend: Minature tea set (it's doll's house scale.... 1/12 or something, I dunno, she liks that stuff) and probably a hardcover book of cat photography.

    Yep, pretty weak.
     
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    I'm giving my extended family the cold shoulder.
     
  20. Wreckgar

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    About $500+ of stuff.
     

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