Sidewalk Symposium: What’s the strangest holiday present you’ve ever received? By Matthew Brink - December 4, 2012 0 What’s the strangest holiday present you’ve ever received? Tell us your answer in the comments! Photography by Matthew Brink. “I received a can of Spam from my grandma for Christmas.” “I got a life-sized cutout of Taylor Lautner from my Grandma… I didn’t ask for it, either.” “One time I got my best friend a diamond necklace–she gave me a box of boxes.” “When I was 16 my cousins bought me the Bob the Builder video game. “My aunt gave me a pink poodle bobblehead. Its giant white eyes bobbled at me creepily for days before i finally hid it under my bed.” “A few months into my first big relationship, my grandma gave me a tower of lace panties–all assorted colors and styles. “I got a Spongebob Squarepants Crock Pot. There was money under the lid, but I thought the pot was all I was getting.” RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Uncategorized The enlightened view from the chapel Uncategorized Memorializing Mandadi Uncategorized Ted Koppel emphasizes the importance of objective journalism LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment! Please enter your name here You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.