The Official "What I got for Christmas 2005" Thread

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  1. TheMasin9 macrumors 6502a

    TheMasin9

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    Im just posting this early for all the folks who do Christmas early, on Christmas eve etc. Interested in anything and everything anyone gets! Happy Holidays!
     
  2. Chundles macrumors G4

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    Well, it is Christmas Day here. 1am mind you but Chrissy Day nonetheless.

    I have to wait till I go back to my folks' place after work today to get my loot but at the moment all I got for Christmas is a bad case of wind.:D

    Merry Christmas everyone.
     
  3. mad jew Moderator emeritus

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    #3

    Just in case you get the sudden compulsion to edit your post, I've quoted it so it'll be immortalised online forever! :D

    I've got a feeling I'm mainly getting shirts and ties this year. :)
     
  4. e²Studios macrumors 68020

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    Pah... its 6:20am here... Christmas EVE

    why the hell am i awake still...

    Ed
     
  5. Chundles macrumors G4

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    Me? Edit a post?

    Never!!!Love the gas!! Love it......

    I so hope it's not a socks and jocks Christmas. My birthday was a socks and jocks Birthday.

    I hate socks and jocks.
     
  6. .:*Robot Boy*:. macrumors 6502

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    It's 3:40am here.

    My best friend gave me: a can of Cherry Coke ('cause I'm always going on about how much I love(d) it and I haven't seen it in NZ for about 10 years), an 80s Apple Computer sticker, a Beatles 'Help' badge, and...

    The Beach Boys - The Pet Sounds Sessions (which is fantastic because anyone who followed the Best Album Of All Time thread would've seen that Pet Sounds is my all-time favourite album :D)

    Yay! I'm so happy right now :)

    Now I feel really guilty for not getting her anything...
     
  7. iMatt mini macrumors 6502

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    It's 10 AM Christmas Eve here, but I went shopping for all my gifts with my parents, so I know what I'm getting:

    Black 30GB iPod Video
    Wireless ProMouse
    .Mac Membership
    iBook case
    External HD (150 I think)
    USB Adapter
    Some iTunes cards
    and probably some clothes
    yeah, I just went on a shopping spree at the Apple Store
     
  8. maddav macrumors 6502

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    It's lucky I picked up the habit of random selecting text on any given page from my brother :)
     
  9. mjstew33 macrumors 601

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    Official threads should be made by official people. :rolleyes:
     
  10. iSaint macrumors 603

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    I ordered my 5G iPod a few weeks ago, once my wife approved the purchase. My birthday was on the Feast Day of St Nicholas, so this is a combined gift. Of course, my mom and my brothers always give some cool stuff, so I can't wait for that!
     
  11. revenuee macrumors 68020

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    my present to me this is a book on drawing ... i'm constantly trying to expand and develop the skill as a it's a vital asset in all creative areas.

    i'm starting a business in the new year so i'm a little tight on cash this year as far splurging on myself but i did buy my friends/family some nice things.

    my parents are helping me out financially so that's all i wanted for christmas
     
  12. mariahlullaby macrumors 6502a

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    I'm not sure what I'm getting, but probably nothing big, as my big gift (23 ACD) came for my birthday!! I know I am getting two CDs (by Public Enemy and The Roots), two pairs of jeans, and some sort of DVD from my aunt and uncle. My brother is painting my room for me :p
     
  13. mikemodena macrumors 6502a

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    Haven't gotten anything yet, but I will be getting another 17" LCD so I have dual displays (I put the order in myself with my mom's card) and a Radeon 9800 Pro (picked it out with my dad.) I talked to my dad yesterday and he said the graphics card hasn't arrived yet :/

    Not sure what else I'm getting though
     
  14. 840quadra Moderator

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    True, and the way it is worded, it appears that this thread would be for items that only TheMasin9 received for Christmas. :eek: ;)
     
  15. Blue Velvet Moderator emeritus

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    So far: 3 bottles of excellent wine and the collector's triple DVD edition of Spaced. :)
     
  16. e²Studios macrumors 68020

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    The fat man comes to us over here nearly dead last i think, given alaska and hawaii i think are dead last, but who wouldn't want to be in Hawaii right now... oh fark i need sleep.

    Ed
     
  17. e²Studios macrumors 68020

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    Merry Christmas to all, *lifts huge-cup-of-coffee* tm
     

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  18. Motley macrumors 6502

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    I already got my "big" gift back in November, so I'm not expecting much else. I got a bicycle trainer for the winter months. I was doing 30 miles a day in the summer and wanted to retain a little of that ability.
     
  19. applekid macrumors 68020

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    I'm technically supposed to get and open my gifts tomorrow, but here's my booty:

    - $20 Discover Gift Card
    - 24: Season 4
    - 1 GB SD Memory
    - A few Hallmark ornaments
    - Money
    - My co-worker gave me a nice wrist band and CompUSA gift card

    That's what I received so far. Hopefully there's more to come ;)

    And the best part of my Christmas so far is my latest paycheck made up for all of the Christmas shopping! Whew!
     
  20. w_parietti22 macrumors 68020

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    i dont know for sure yet, but i think im getting an Xbox 360!! :D oh and a logitech mx900.
     
  21. devilot Moderator emeritus

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    So far:

    • Chinese red envelope- $100
    • Coach white leather handbag
    • jcrew sweater
    • asics running shoes
    • corduroy maroon jacket type thing
    • "Two for the Road" Audrey Hepburn DVD
    • adorably customized mixed CD
    • vanilla lotion/bubble bath + sponge
    • OEM car parts
    • Bare Escentuals makeup (tons of make up, really)
    • a pair of pink lace up espadrilles by Tommy

    However, more lies under the Christmas tree (and will be in the stockings, thanks mommy, er, Santa) tomorrow, Christmas morning! :D Yaaay!
     
  22. Deepdale macrumors 68000

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    That is a very impressive haul with additional goodies awaiting tomorrow. You are one lucky little devil-ot.
     
  23. Patmian212 macrumors 68020

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    Me, so far I got:
    1. My tattoo
    2. Rapid weaver
    3. 100 euros

    Thats all I got so far Ill find out the rest in 6 hours and 20 minutes.
    Below are some really low quality pics of my tattoo on the back of my calf if anyone is interested.
     

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  24. TheMasin9 thread starter macrumors 6502a

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    sorry if im not official enuf for you guys, i was just tryin to see what everyone else is gettin as well as spread some christmas cheer.

    edited first post to reflect some criticisms...

    the way the title was meant to be interpreted was "what i got for christmas" meaning what you got for christmas. as in everyone telling everyone else "hey guys here is what I got for christmas"
     
  25. devilot Moderator emeritus

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    :eek: I know! I'm so spoiled... my mom's side of the family has 6 sisters in total; each of the aunts give all the 'cousins' (so their nieces/nephews) gifts-- all 16+ of us. :p And my boyfriend spoils me rotten, too. Ah yes, and no grandparents (they have all passed) but the godparents are still around.
     

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