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Old 10-26-2009, 07:31 PM   #1
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Help! Best friend over seas

Hey guys my best friend is currently deployed overseas and I am putting together a little care package. I realize that only I know him but I was hoping for some advice from anyone who either has been deployed, or had friends/family deploy on what to add.

His girlfriend told me that
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he always requests: DIP, porkgrinds, trailmix, beef jerkey, candy, sports magazines and anything that he can't really get over there! haha and I emphasize DIP...yuck but its what is helping him make it over there I guess!
I am going to add a big container of snacks that have some nostalgic value to us and this:


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Old 10-26-2009, 07:35 PM   #3
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maybe some pictures... phone card? oh... his gf's thong -=D haha
Haha all his friends hate his girlfriend, myself included haha. Pictures is a good idea, I'll throw in some rugby pics
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Old 10-26-2009, 07:43 PM   #5
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this is a good idea
x2 will those survive the shipment?
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Old 10-26-2009, 07:45 PM   #6
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Couple bottles of Jack Daniels and maybe some Bacardi?
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Old 10-26-2009, 07:46 PM   #7
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buy more dip too....it goes quick
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Old 10-26-2009, 07:47 PM   #8
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Couple bottles of Jack Daniels and maybe some Bacardi?
we used to send liquor in detergent bottles....
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Old 10-26-2009, 07:49 PM   #9
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we used to send liquor in detergent bottles....
Haha, nice!!
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the goodies will be fine, my friends dad sent him JD in a syrup bottle... haha and i sent him 5 logs of dip.. he was extremely happy
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Old 10-26-2009, 07:49 PM   #11
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the goodies will be fine, my friends dad sent him JD in a syrup bottle... haha and i sent him 5 logs of dip.. he was extremely happy
Very nice!!!
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Old 10-26-2009, 07:51 PM   #12
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I've heard that they definitely like baby wipes! My best friend is deployed as well and they use baby wipes all the time...
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x2 will those survive the shipment?
Dood, tasty cakes will survive nuclear fallout.
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Ramen Noodles, baby wipes, beef jerkey, a couple movies, dip or cigarettes if applicable, magazines, and any other snacks he may like.
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Old 10-30-2009, 01:47 PM   #17
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There are a lot of good ideas on here. Im sure whatever you send your buddy will help him a lot. Good lokking out for your friend!!
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