EG Secret Santa, 2012 Page 6

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  • f00b_inc 11 Dec 2012 15:06:41 688 posts
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    Haha love the status update boo :D

    /shakes head at caligari
  • DUFFMAN5 11 Dec 2012 15:16:42 14,419 posts
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    @boo
    Hi mate
    I posted rec mail today :)
    I also have a box addressed to Duffman awaiting me by the tree :) ;)

    "Duffman is thrusting in the direction of the problem! Oh, yeah!"

  • boo 11 Dec 2012 15:42:52 11,706 posts
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    Excellent! Another one on the 'Received' list.

    Good show!

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  • elvenscroll 11 Dec 2012 18:06:38 1,375 posts
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    I received mine today - cheers Santa!

    *shakes package*

    Tough one.

    *shake shake*

    NNID/PSN - Chipworm

  • boo 11 Dec 2012 19:49:07 11,706 posts
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    Tremendosaurus!
    A steady stream of parcels getting to their destination.

    My legion of elves salute you!

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  • Carlo 11 Dec 2012 19:55:57 17,948 posts
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    I launched mine today.

    Enough days to be sure it'll be there on time but not too soon to keep the recipient awake all night dreaming about the mysterious box from Santa.

    Temptation on its way!!! Happy Christmas!!!

    PSN ID: Djini

  • caligari 11 Dec 2012 20:05:43 16,999 posts
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    f00b_inc wrote:
    Haha love the status update boo :D

    /shakes head at caligari
    Hey - it wasn't wrapped. Not my fault, but the fault of Santa's very lazy elves.
  • boo 11 Dec 2012 21:19:16 11,706 posts
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    It was addressed to "COLIN SNAKE"!!!

    Who the hell did you think it was from?

    ;o)

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  • Vortex808 11 Dec 2012 21:36:17 6,966 posts
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    :)
  • Carlo 11 Dec 2012 22:04:51 17,948 posts
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    boo wrote:
    It was addressed to "COLIN SNAKE"!!!

    Who the hell did you think it was from?

    ;o)
    I'm pissing myself with laughter. COLIN SNAKE!!!!

    PSN ID: Djini

  • El_MUERkO 12 Dec 2012 00:17:25 16,955 posts
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    My Santa stuff was delayed due to my card being past it's date which they never bothered to hassle me about :/

    Should arrive Thursday, there will be presents for Christmas!
  • boo 12 Dec 2012 09:00:16 11,706 posts
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    Excellent, excellent...

    Everything is proceeding as I have foreseen.

    Also, I would point out that I didn't send Caligari a parcel addressed to Colin 'Caligari' Snake. His gifteriser let me know that the parcel was in the post, and happened to mention that that's how it had been addressed.

    Which was a stroke of genius if you ask me.

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  • wobbler147 12 Dec 2012 09:28:22 5,136 posts
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    :D God knows how I'd have explained that away to the Mrs if that had have come through our letterbox :)
  • boo 12 Dec 2012 09:42:33 11,706 posts
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    My wife answered the door to the postie the other day, when my SS gift was delivered.

    "Er, is there someone called 'Boo' here?"
    "Yes, that would be my husband."
    /cue much eye rolling from wife and quizzical looks from aforementioned post lady
    "Right..."
    "It's his online ID. As a result, I'm Mrs Boo."
    "Okay..."
    /post lady makes swift exit

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  • Salaman 12 Dec 2012 12:45:07 18,870 posts
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    Good sport Mrs Boo!
    :-)
  • Carlo 12 Dec 2012 18:48:45 17,948 posts
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    wobbler147 wrote:
    :D God knows how I'd have explained that away to the Mrs if that had have come through our letterbox :)
    Could be worse... Eh Dirtbox... Gangofbitches... etc.

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  • Syrette 12 Dec 2012 18:52:44 43,104 posts
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    Do people open their SS gifts on Christmas day when the kids are around?

    Don't know about you, but I wouldn't want to take the risk...

    (colon snakes etc)

  • the_dudefather 12 Dec 2012 19:02:44 9,201 posts
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    They have to learn about them some day

    (ง ͠ ͟ʖ ͡)

  • caligari 12 Dec 2012 19:31:38 16,999 posts
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    boo wrote:
    It was addressed to "COLIN SNAKE"!!!

    Who the hell did you think it was from?

    ;o)
    Hey, at Christmas time my door is a bombarded with Amazon and eBay parcels, which I then frantically rip open and wrap.

    I am NOT taking the blame for this premature opening of goodies. It took me a good few minutes to realise that it wasn't something that I'd ordered for somebody else.

    /keeps digging
  • ibenam 12 Dec 2012 19:35:58 1,349 posts
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    @boo

    Got mine through - looks too small to be a colon snake but I live in hope.

    /sniff's package

    Edited by ibenam at 19:36:09 12-12-2012

    Edited by ibenam at 19:36:52 12-12-2012
  • TechnoHippy 12 Dec 2012 21:09:10 14,698 posts
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    Sniffing only tells you if it is bought second hand.

    My books, contests, reviews and author interviews on my blog

  • bennyw01 Ad Trafficker, Gamer Network 13 Dec 2012 11:33:40 224 posts
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    Just received my Secret Santa! Many thanks to who ever sent it and its now sat eagerly awaiting opening on my desk! dunno if I can wait till the 25th im very impatient
  • Zizoo 13 Dec 2012 11:38:35 8,115 posts
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    Are you guys still going to do the unwrapping video for Youtube? :-)
  • Salaman 13 Dec 2012 12:19:26 18,870 posts
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    I plan on taping the unwrapping & posting it up on that youtube channel.

    benny, don't go all caligari on is now!

    I'm starting to despair for my own SS gifts. :-(
    I found some cool little things online (UK site) and the fuckers won't send to Belgium but everything else I looked at in local shops seems a bit boring.
    Maybe I need to just ship them directly to my santee. But then it's not wrapped ... and it will probably include the invoice which is a bit crap.
    *sigh*
  • bennyw01 Ad Trafficker, Gamer Network 13 Dec 2012 12:44:40 224 posts
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    @Salaman

    With any luck I should be able to keep it real!

    However I promise nothing.

    Mine has come direct from Zavvi I think so don't feel bad about not wrapping stuff! its the thought that counts! and its greatly appreciated.
  • boo 13 Dec 2012 14:01:05 11,706 posts
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    Excellent work all round, people!

    I'll update the original post tonight, and add a category for 'Those forumites whose gift, I have been informed, is in the postal system.'

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  • CosmicFuzz 13 Dec 2012 14:06:16 23,270 posts
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    I am unfortunately not going to get mine in the post until Monday... However I will pay for super fast postage!

    Looking for a new gaming podcast to listen to? LOOK NO FURTHER!

  • BravoGolf Moderator 13 Dec 2012 14:31:41 12,740 posts
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    @Salaman When you're buying online, the 'mark as gift' function removes the packing slip and invoice from the item
  • boo 13 Dec 2012 14:32:46 11,706 posts
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    So what's the deal with this Youtube business? Ibenam set up a private channel, but I've no idea how that works.

    Also, with no mobile phone, I'll have to video it on a camcorder, import the footage into iMovie on the Mac, then find some way of exporting it to the intarweb...

    It all sounds like a lot of work!

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  • ibenam 13 Dec 2012 15:07:52 1,349 posts
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    Happy to pre view ;) and upload the videos to the channel with some complimentary special effects!

    I guess everyone can upload their video to a hosting website and pm me the links to download.

    Anyone know any good hosting sites?

    Would suggest keeping the colon snake unwrapping to around 2 minutes a piece.
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