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Old 11-23-2007   #1
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Cool White Elephant?

I will not be at the Denver game (boo!) plus a lot of people are rolling in late because of work.

So..... Anyone in favor or or against doing it at the Jax game? I am sure we can find the time in between painting ourselves red? Only 5 days after Chirstmas? ;-)
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I will not be at the Denver game (boo!) plus a lot of people are rolling in late because of work.

So..... Anyone in favor or or against doing it at the Jax game? I am sure we can find the time in between painting ourselves red? Only 5 days after Chirstmas? ;-)
whats a white elephant?
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whats a white elephant?
Lord, what do they call it down here....

Something like "Chinese Gift Exchange?"
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Lord, what do they call it down here....

Something like "Chinese Gift Exchange?"
is that like Dirty Santa?
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Lord, what do they call it down here....

Something like "Chinese Gift Exchange?"
Yankee I am from Ohio too and never heard of a white elephant
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is that like Dirty Santa?

Yes and Yes.
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White elephant is at our christmas tailgate whenever that is. Very few (under 10) ever participate so I am not suprised that it is foriegn words to yall. Buy a gift, under $25 and wrap it. come to the tailgate, draw a number and when it is your turn go pick a gift. you can exchange with another person who has already picked something or go pick a new one. gifts can be exchanged twice before being frozen.
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White elephant is at our christmas tailgate whenever that is. Very few (under 10) ever participate so I am not suprised that it is foriegn words to yall. Buy a gift, under $25 and wrap it. come to the tailgate, draw a number and when it is your turn go pick a gift. you can exchange with another person who has already picked something or go pick a new one. gifts can be exchanged twice before being frozen.
Some where there's pictures to disprove that! I remember about 15-20 last year. it took forever and I was getting annoyed because I had to go propose
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YUP... I thought it was a pretty good turn out....

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I would say it was about 10 and it was awesome but it would be more awesome with a bigger turnout. We traditionally started this in a hotel saturdaynight before the christmas game. This is a definite Blue Crew tradition. I do believe the beautiful present Kimberly so proudly displayed to the parking lot for many games to come was a perfect specimen.
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In honor of the drinking y'all do why not call it Pink Elephant?

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In honor of the drinking y'all do whay not call it Pink Elephant?

WE do??
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I say we vote on this at the next piriate mugging
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no when to paint it white
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basically yankee i do not see a problem with it, we just need to let everyone know
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OK, so we are officially holding off on the White Elephant thingie until the last game of the season (when we play the Jacksonville Jaguars), is that correct?

If this is confirmed, I will post it on my site to help get the word out
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Works for me... Just need to hear from some others.
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