What I got for Christmas

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by cycloneman, Dec 25, 2011.

  1. cycloneman

    cycloneman Well-Known Member

    Dec 16, 2008
    2 years ago my daughter saw me searching the internet for this lamp. I never bought it for myself. Anyway she found it at wallgreens and got it for me. I have been wanting one for years.

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  2. jack404

    jack404 Former Guest

    Jan 11, 2010
    leg man eh ? no worries ;)

    nice lamp

  3. Rocketman1

    Rocketman1 Well-Known Member

    Jan 1, 2010
    Columbus, Ohio
    Did she get you the Red Rider BB gun to go with it?
  4. cycloneman

    cycloneman Well-Known Member

    Dec 16, 2008
    Good idea

    I will have to put that in her head for next year.
  5. BETH

    BETH Well-Known Member

    Jul 10, 2009
    very nice that was nice of your daughter
  6. BobMcG

    BobMcG Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Nice! I want one!

    Two years ago one of my sisters got me a smaller version of the lamp for Christmas.

    Also: I received my father's old Red Ryder BB gun in the early '60s and spent endless hours (and tubes of BBs) shooting Black Bart types in the backyard. :D
  7. fleetwood1976

    fleetwood1976 Well-Known Member

    Feb 22, 2009
    Southern Indiana
    Glad to know I ain't the only leg lamp man out there. I got my "major award" about 10 years ago. It was made from an actual maniquin leg. I still watch that movie every year. I was wanting a bb gun the year that movie came out, Kind of a wierd coincidence.

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  8. Prizefighter

    Prizefighter New Member

    Mar 16, 2007
    North Carolina
    Shall we all share our hauls? :D I had this in my stocking from my girlfriend.


    Got a really nice new desk chair too, made from steel instead of plastics.
  9. American Leader

    American Leader Well-Known Member

    Mar 1, 2011
    Nice lamp cycloneman, I was very pleased with my gift this year. Besides having all my children & grand kids back, I got a RCBS ChargeMaster 1500 Combo. Already tried it and love it very, very much! That baby really works well!
  10. hogger129

    hogger129 Well-Known Member

    Nov 29, 2009
    Wasn't that from "A Christmas Story" where he got that lamp?

    Anyway, I got an iPhone for Christmas. Been saving up for one because they cost $600 for the new iPhone 4S. Been saving up for one. Could afford the plan, just not the phone. Other than that, got some clothes from my parents and sister.

    Visited my grandma in the rehab place too. She feel and broke her hip a few weeks ago (she has osteoporosis and is almost 90 years old) and it seems like she's recovering well.
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  11. Juker

    Juker New Member

    Feb 8, 2011
    Land of Lincoln
    Most excellent!

    I have a miniature version of The Lamp, a gift from my mother several years ago - it's a tree ornament with batteries in the base so it lights up.

    And I hear a guy in Terra Haute won a bowling alley.

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  12. ka64

    ka64 Well-Known Member

    Very nice, goes with the Watch my Mother bought for me.........

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  13. jstgsn

    jstgsn Well-Known Member

    Nov 1, 2009
    Milford, Delaware
    Rather happy with my gift. I had a 94 jeep cherokee with 260 K on it. Could see the highway through the passengerside floorboard. :eek:

    Santa brought me an 08 Dodge Dakota, crew cab, 4X4 with 27 K on it. (heated seats too!!!!) The wife told me the only thing I'm opening on Christmas was a car door. Although she also told me my stockings were stuffed with "her". :p
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  14. American Leader

    American Leader Well-Known Member

    Mar 1, 2011
    Congrats on the truck Fred, really sharp! Looks like the "Leg Lamp" is pretty popular in all venues!
  15. Marlin T

    Marlin T Well-Known Member

    Jul 8, 2005
    New Mexico
    I'm lovin all the legs.

    Nice truck too!
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