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Birthday present for 30-year old ... Asian help needed

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by seligman, May 27, 2011.

  1. May 27, 2011 at 2:04 PM
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    seligman

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    I have a friend who is turning 30 in June. He got married in April to a Japanese girl. They live in Tokyo. He is as white as a ghost, but likes Asian women, so he moved there about 7 years ago. I wasn't able to attend the wedding, so the "birthday" gift needs to be half-wedding, half-birthday present.

    He's coming back to the USA on a business trip next week. Problem is, I can't get him anything large because he won't have space in his suitcases to take it home. Gift cards are a no go. Cash seems really lazy and impersonal.

    Any ideas?
     
  2. May 27, 2011 at 2:08 PM
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    what does he like to do?
     
  3. May 27, 2011 at 2:11 PM
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    Well, he's a computer science major, so he likes messing around with all kinds of electronic stuff.

    I'm afraid to buy him anything electronic though because he might already have it.
     
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  5. May 27, 2011 at 2:12 PM
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    does he have a truck/car? buy him something for that?
     
  6. May 27, 2011 at 2:12 PM
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    ?
     
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    Buy a watch, set it to your time zone. When he opens it tell him that way he will always be able to know what time it is back home.
     
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    He is as white as a ghost, but likes Asian women, so he moved there about 7 years ago.

    Seriously??!! Guys a friggin EGG (for those who don't know the lingo =white on the outside/yellow on the inside like an oreo)you tell us. What the hell does that have to do with a gift? Im Korean by the way. Just sayin. LOL
     
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    That made me think of harald and kumar. He is a twinke. Yellow on the outside and white on the inside.lmao
     
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    i think a watch would be a good idea, maybe with a necklace too!

    im not a watch or a necklace guy but he might be? idk ha
     
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    Twinkie AKA bananas =same thing (yellow out, white in)
    Eggs AKA=Rice daddys
     
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    He doesn't have a car. Japan has a good train system so he rides that.
     
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