This article was last modified on December 21, 2007.


The Spoils of War, 2007

Here is a list of people who gave me stuff for the 2007 holiday season. This is for my own record so I remember who to treat extra special next year. (Yes, I did just rip off the text from last year directly.)

  • US Oil: $50 Express Convenience Center gift card, which was spent on gasoline, a bottle of Kessler whiskey and a frozen pizza
  • Mom (Santa 1): Christmas card, two unpainted garden gnomes, Richard Dawkins’ “Blind Watchmaker”, Dawkins’ “Selfish Gene”, “Crusades Through Arab Eyes”, Robert Fisk’s “Great War for Civilisation”, Rudolf Rocker’s “Anarcho-Syndicalism”, Daniel Guerin’s “Anarchism”, a book of fairy tales, Max Brooks’ “Zombie Survival Handbook”, Martin Buber’s “A Land of Two Peoples”, Peter Singer’s “Pushing Time Away”…
  • Dad (Santa 2): $60
  • Andy and Katrina: $25 Wal-Mart gift card, T-Shirt that says “Hanging with my Gnomies”, T-Shirt that says “Cereal Killer”
  • Emily Schmitt: condiment package from Sonic, flask with Jesus on it, shirt that says “Brain-Eating Zombie”
  • Kenn Harris: pint of Kessler and Coke
  • Manda Wells: shot of Goldschlager
  • Ron Teske: cheap shot and a holiday shot
  • The Wilbers: Christmas card
  • Aunt Andrea: Christmas card
  • The Borgs: Christmas card
  • The Roys: Christmas card
  • The Nelsons: Christmas card

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