Merry Christmas!

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Merry Christmas!

Post by HotDog-Cart » Thu Dec 24, 2009 11:01 pm

Merry Christmas! Watcha all get/asked for?

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Re: Merry Christmas!

Post by thewise1 » Thu Dec 24, 2009 11:16 pm

I got 1 early present today, a nice dreamcast. But I had to open it up to fix the disc lid switch. Earlier this week though I got an A+ certification book.

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Re: Merry Christmas!

Post by gamemasterAS » Thu Dec 24, 2009 11:20 pm

Got a robe.

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Post by eagle5953 » Thu Dec 24, 2009 11:36 pm

Haven't opened them yet, but I'll keep you posted. Had mostly gaming-related items on my list, including gamebits for opening N64 consoles and the like.

Merry Christmas to all you Benheckers!

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Post by Squintus » Thu Dec 24, 2009 11:42 pm

Merry Christmas, all!

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Re: Merry Christmas!

Post by Steamdnt » Fri Dec 25, 2009 12:15 am

Grr, 11:15 here, CANT WAIT!
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Re: Merry Christmas!

Post by rikitheshadow » Fri Dec 25, 2009 12:33 am

Got 3 movies (Transformers 1 & 2, The Hangover), a bestbuy gift card, and $50.

And a package arrived for me today from" onclick=";return false;

Christmas Morning I got:
-Dell Mini Netbook 10.1inch
-Blue Diamond Salted Almonds (stocking stuffer tradition)
-40 piece ratchet screwdriver set by Husky
-16 piece precision knife set by Husky
-Ipod Car Charger
-'40s Woodie Hot Wheels (stocking stuffer tradition)
-Pocket watch with a Spaid on front, and then the face has the whole suite
-Sonic the Hedgehog T-Shirt along with Hat
-T-Shirt (Says like First Video Game and has a Caveman on it)
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Re: Merry Christmas!

Post by limpport » Fri Dec 25, 2009 2:34 am

Got a $25 gift card for Radioshack from my Grandparents early.

And (hopefully for the last time this year), Merry Christmas everyone! I did cashiering for 6 hours today, and guess what I said almost twice to each customer? :P

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Re: Merry Christmas!

Post by lifeisbetterwithketchup » Fri Dec 25, 2009 6:14 am


I got a rock.
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Re: Merry Christmas!

Post by Sparkfist » Fri Dec 25, 2009 8:36 am

So far....

Cutco lock-back knife (very nice, and SHARP!)
World of Warcraft location calendar
Tub of peanut candy (peanut brittle, peanut clusters and Reese's mini cups)
AC & Car chargers for my Aspire One (my friend promised me this, after Christmas)

I'll amend this post later in the morning. Hope everyone got some cool gifts this years. Let us know.


Update! -

After opening gifts-
New slippers and robe (matching this time :P)
A precision multi-bit screw driver set. came with two pen like handles that hold all the bits internally
100 DVD-R
$150 gift card to Microcenter
Logitech Premium Laptop Headset
Light-up hat light
Reese's chocolate coated peanut butter Christmas trees
A Measure 'n Mix glass, has a lot of cooking measurements on it, and it a 12 oz. drinking glass

I have one gift left to receive, and have no idea what it is or exactly when I get it, likely when I see my friend again. But yeah, that's my Christmas swag.

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Re: Merry Christmas!

Post by Michaelthurston » Fri Dec 25, 2009 9:58 am

I got a total of $50 in cash, a $10 gift card to a Pizza Buffet, a Dark Knight Hoodie, and a Tony Hawk flat bill cap(that I probably will never wear) all from my family.

From my Friend I got a RRoD'thd 360w/ a 20gig harddrive and all the hookups(which I already fixed), A PSP-1001, CIB with warranty.

And from my mom, I got socks and candy.
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Re: Merry Christmas!

Post by bicostp » Fri Dec 25, 2009 12:02 pm

A few tools
Big bag o' mints
New headset (Logitech 350)
A couple sweatshirts
Cash (all in one long roll of singles and 5s taped end to end... :roll:)

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Re: Merry Christmas!

Post by limpport » Fri Dec 25, 2009 12:10 pm

My haul:

iTunes card
Clothing (comphy PJ pants, socks, soft long sleeve shirt)
Winter gloves (old ones were past death)
Flannel sheets that will fit my dorm bed
Duct and Gorilla tape
Dilbert Calendar
An awesome book "The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Guitar Heroes". It's like a big boys guitarist picturebook :D
LoZ Spirit Tracks for DS
Digital Caliper
and my big item, a 21" monitor! My dad commented on how it's bigger than our TV :P

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Re: Merry Christmas!

Post by Extreme_Jesus » Fri Dec 25, 2009 12:22 pm

merry xmas all!

i had a rather musical christmas this year, some expected, some not so.

here goes:
A Trombone (with mutes luckily, the walls are made of paper in my house)
The Haynes Saxopone repair manual
A Few Saxophone reeds
Some books
Bottle of Whiskey
and a Gamecube scart cable my friend gave me so we can play double dash again

but what meant most to me was a present from a friend that i totally wasnt expecting or would have even asked for, which to me was awesome because christmas is never really a surprise anymore. She plays the Mandolin, and i'd expressed an interest at maybe getting one someday when i had some money. So she gave me her first ever mandolin that she toured around the country with when she was 16. Sorry for the little life story but its the only thing thats made me feel in the least bit christmassy at all this year :)

I also got a mandolin

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Re: Merry Christmas!

Post by ValiantVenality » Fri Dec 25, 2009 1:18 pm

Man my Christmas was just amazing!

1. Nintendo DS Lite w/ Scribblenauts
2. Pajamas
3. Klean Kanteen -" onclick=";return false;
4. Mighty Wallet - ... ets+DY-410" onclick=";return false;
5. Ralph Lauren Sweater
6. Boxers & Socks
7. Chapstick

My Christmas effin rocked.


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