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To think this is vile

(337 Posts)
Ispywith Thu 15-Nov-12 18:18:47

To get a child of 7 for Christmas their own Xbox, tv & DVD player bla bla bla. Saw it on thread about what people are getting their kids got Christmas. Is it me or is this madness?

SoupDragon Thu 15-Nov-12 18:48:26

Personally, I think it's really vile to bitch about someone's choice of gifts on another thread.

valiumredhead Thu 15-Nov-12 18:48:40

Really eye opening! & amusing how shitty people get!

Pot, kettle, black?

BeerTricksPott3r Thu 15-Nov-12 18:49:49

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Everlong Thu 15-Nov-12 18:50:03

Shitty?!? This ain't shitty. Good god no.

TiredBooyhoo Thu 15-Nov-12 18:50:42

why does spending lots on your children = them being brats? does having more money than others mean you have less parenting skills? confused

PickledFanjoCat Thu 15-Nov-12 18:51:54

It's so vile I just vomited on my screen.

Actually I am envy I'd love to have all that just for meeeeee.

valiumredhead Thu 15-Nov-12 18:52:02

Yes it does tired and it makes them rude and ungrateful because EVERYONE knows if you spend money on your children that's what happens.

TiredBooyhoo Thu 15-Nov-12 18:53:50

i have no money. that must make me a brilliant parent <preens>

monkeyfacegrace Thu 15-Nov-12 18:54:04

Or...maybe, we have lots of cash as we waited until we could afford kids before having them? Thus being older and wiser, and most certainly better parents.

Yeah, that was bollocks, I was a teenage mum. But still, meh.

BeerTricksPott3r Thu 15-Nov-12 18:54:28

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BOFingSanta Thu 15-Nov-12 18:54:33

I think it's a bit vulgar, yes. But not vile.

<runs across the Mexican border>

OwlLady Thu 15-Nov-12 18:55:08

I just don't know howthey don't lose it all
my son, the one I mentioned, loses everything. If I bought that list I would be fuming/grey/in prison because of it. I bought him a lookalike superdry form tkmaxx (benza something) and he lost that in the first week hmm found it again mind

though tvs and xboxs harder to leave on your peg i assume, or on the bus

missymoomoomee Thu 15-Nov-12 18:55:25

I have no money and I am up to my eyes in debt, I think you may find I am the superior parent here Tired

valiumredhead Thu 15-Nov-12 18:55:37


WTAF?!!!!! shock

I bet you hate plastic toys too and only have toys crafted out of locally sourced wood? hmm

Panzee Thu 15-Nov-12 18:55:49

I just wanted to say that I am clenching my pelvic floor as I write.

Thanks for the reminder. grin

PickledFanjoCat Thu 15-Nov-12 18:56:14

We whittle toys on Christmas morning here, then sell them for charidee.

OwlLady Thu 15-Nov-12 18:56:21

us younger mums get old you know <sighs loudly>

PoppyAmex Thu 15-Nov-12 18:56:32

Keema same here, I almost spat my tea! grin

TiredBooyhoo Thu 15-Nov-12 18:56:48

i will accept runner up grin

BOFingSanta Thu 15-Nov-12 18:57:37

Valium wink

RudolphUcker Thu 15-Nov-12 18:57:51

You're all VILE.

VILE <judges thread>

PickledFanjoCat Thu 15-Nov-12 18:58:56

I love vile. grin

I want a big fat vile Christmas.

TiredBooyhoo Thu 15-Nov-12 18:59:02

you're VILE for judging us all as VILE rud


valiumredhead Thu 15-Nov-12 18:59:21

Oh was that a joke BOF? blush

I am outraged I tell you!!!!

WorraLiberty Thu 15-Nov-12 18:59:43

What the fuck is wrong with all you people buying satsumas and coal??

Have you seen the prices lately? shock

I'll be cutting a hole in my DS's underpants, just so he has something to play with.

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