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    Birthday present help

    Hey guys,

    I need help with ideas for a present for my male cousin who will be turning 22 this July.

    This will be the first time I will be getting a gift and also I will be missing his birthday since I am leaving to travel.

    I just dont want to give him money.

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    bottle of liquor, itunes gift card, a t-shirt, tickets to a ball game, a concert, or some other event, .... if he's working, a tie, gift card for dinner... with no idea what yoyur cousin likes, or how much you want to spend, it's tough.
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    What's your budget and how well do you know him?
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    I was thinking to spend around 100$

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    Hmm. A bottle of liquor and a box set of his favorite TV show might be a fun, laughable, yet appreciated gift.
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    you might be able to get a used gimp suit in that price range. used is not necessarily bad
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    Boa constrictor?

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    or a party in a box? (case or 2 of beer, BIG bag of peanuts, chips & salsa, and call his friends?)
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    hooker and blow
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    A nice classy pocket knife.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Siu Blue Wind View Post
    A nice classy pocket knife.
    Didn't see that coming!

    Concert tickets, game tickets, favorite team's jersey, gift certificate to his favorite bike (or whatever hobby) shop? Gift for cousin? Never done it. The pocket knife idea is actually a pretty good one.
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    i ended up getting him a gps, thanks guys for the suggestions.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Spreggy View Post
    Didn't see that coming!

    Concert tickets, game tickets, favorite team's jersey, gift certificate to his favorite bike (or whatever hobby) shop? Gift for cousin? Never done it. The pocket knife idea is actually a pretty good one.
    Yeah uh huh. Thought so. *shakes head*
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    Quote Originally Posted by Spreggy View Post
    Didn't see that coming!

    Concert tickets, game tickets, favorite team's jersey, gift certificate to his favorite bike (or whatever hobby) shop? Gift for cousin? Never done it. The pocket knife idea is actually a pretty good one.
    Yeah uh huh. Thought so. *shakes head*
    Quote Originally Posted by Buddha
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    Please dont outsmart the censor. That is a very expensive censor and every time one of you guys outsmart it it makes someone at the home office feel bad. We dont wanna do that. So dont cleverly disguise bad words.

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