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Theoretical gift question. [Aug. 25th, 2004|05:20 pm]
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If you had the choice of these three items as a gift that you had to receive . . .

1. Air gun, Red Rider

2. Rubber mallet

3. Rand McNally map of the United States/Canada/Mexico

Which theoretical gift would you want to receive? Why?
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[User Picture]From: cobaltbluetony
2004-08-25 05:56 pm (UTC)

Map. Definitely. However, I think I already own that map.

But I LOVE maps.... LOVE THEM........
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[User Picture]From: sauce1977
2004-08-26 12:46 pm (UTC)
I love them too. :D

The Thomas Guide of Los Angeles is a fun book to flip through for me. They have such amazing detail.
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[User Picture]From: cobaltbluetony
2004-08-27 09:44 pm (UTC)
Is there such an in-depth guide for any other cities?
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[User Picture]From: sauce1977
2004-08-28 05:52 pm (UTC)
I'm sure there is.

However, Rand McNally only does the Thomas Guides for most of the Pacific Southwest.

The best city maps I've encountered, with such detail as the Thomas Guide . . . You can get amazing detail through AAA and Rand McNally, from experience, not including McNally's Thomas Guide.
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[User Picture]From: sauce1977
2004-08-26 12:35 pm (UTC)
I like the maps in shopping malls and airports, especially when I find where I am, where it says "You are here." :D
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[User Picture]From: renazle_dazzle
2004-08-26 01:36 am (UTC)
the map because I think I would put that to the best use
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[User Picture]From: sauce1977
2004-08-26 12:37 pm (UTC)
Yes, of the three, I think that the map would give me the most utility, unless it was a map of Montana, and I don't have any plans on going there at the moment. :D
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[User Picture]From: so_gracefully
2004-08-26 01:54 am (UTC)
the map, because i have little or no use for any type of gun or mallet. but a map could be awesome.
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[User Picture]From: sauce1977
2004-08-26 12:39 pm (UTC)
That Rand McNally map should be passed out to every first grader across the nation.

I used to spend hours in college . . . I'd just flip to a state, and I'd start looking at the streets and cities.
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[User Picture]From: mostlie_sunnie
2004-08-26 07:22 am (UTC)
Well, I'm gonna say the map, even though everyone else did, too. Because that's the truth!

Maps ARE cool and fun. I want it to be HUGE and I'll put it on the wall.
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[User Picture]From: sauce1977
2004-08-26 12:44 pm (UTC)
Maps have been a big part of my life.

I have needed them on 3 jobs and counting.
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From: xlindsayx
2004-08-26 03:52 pm (UTC)
AIR GUN, RED RIDER.

because it reminds me of that movie where ralphy almost shoots his eye out.
ahh memories.

otherwise i'd pick the rubber mallet.
it'd be fun to hit people with.
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[User Picture]From: sauce1977
2004-08-26 10:01 pm (UTC)
I had a Red Rider at one time.

It was fun to shoot the pellets, but they were prone to inaccuracy, like paint balls. They would zig and zag in odd directions.
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