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    So...what do you want for Christmas?

    This may be corny, but i thought it might be interesting. Since it is the holiday season, if you could ask for one weightlifting/powerlifting device/apparatus, what would it be? I recently acquired a power rack, I have several utility benches, most grip related paraphenalia, strongman equipment, a good 2000 lbs of weight. I just bought some bands (still unused) and a bench shirt (only worn once) I would ask for dumbells...heavy dumbells. How about you, what would you ask for?
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    I would and did ask for bands.
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    I didnt ask for any weightlifting stuff b/c i officially ran out of stuff to get.

    But.......................

    I Shamelessly wanted a WII and a vintage stand alone pop corn machine.

    I got the WII...........and the Pop Corn machine is on the way.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ScottYard View Post
    I didnt ask for any weightlifting stuff b/c i officially ran out of stuff to get.

    But.......................

    I Shamelessly wanted a WII and a vintage stand alone pop corn machine.

    I got the WII...........and the Pop Corn machine is on the way.

    The Man cave is growing!
    Haha that's funny!

    I ordered an Inzer red, white, and blue belt as a gift to myself. The colors make me feel like Hulk Hogan or Rocky...go America!
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    I asked for a gift card to Play it Again so I can get some more plates.
    I also wanted a belt, but I plan to order one in a few days myself anyway. I'm thinking a green inzer will fit the bill.
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    I want a sled! I don't think I'll be getting one though.
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    I asked for some Fat Gripz, and I ordered myself an Overkill shirt.
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    Quote Originally Posted by lonesXedge View Post
    Bands!
    x2..

    Prowler would be nice..
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    Ordered bands and new wrist wraps... wanted the fat gripz but they are on backorder...

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    fat gripz
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    I got a Mastodon and a new power belt and a super centurion squat suit the beginning of this month. I guess thats my Christmas.

    I really, really want a new tractor and a .270, but I don't think thats going to happen.
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    I guess I ordered myself some rehband sleeves and some RPM knee wraps for myself for xmas...
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    New bands, clothes from Elite FTS, new wrist wraps, knee sleeves, more plates, an ab-wheel and music.
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    I want a big squat PR when I max out on Christmas Eve
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    Just finished work christmas party. My staff got me subscription to Milo. Didn't even think of that one. Merry Christmas!
    The only good thing about my pain is that is reassures me that I'm still alive.
    Whatever doesn't kill me makes me stronger. I just hope this doesn't kill me.

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    going to get myself a new bar for my gym, and my brother already bought me a new stereo for the gym.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Learning2Lift View Post
    Ordered bands and new wrist wraps... wanted the fat gripz but they are on backorder...
    Did you try direct from Fat Gripz or EFS?
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    All i really wanted was some gear, either squat suit or briefs or even just knee wraps, but I don't think I will get any of it.

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    I hope I get Science and Practice of strength but I might not, maybe a pound of chalk.
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    hmmm maybe a Ruger LCR. I really don't need lifting stuff maybe some nitrean or opticen
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    How about the 26 pounds I lost from the swine flue and a virus??? Been hard to get it back, would not mind if santa put that under the tree for me!

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    Going to treat myself to CoC Grippers, a couple pairs of bands, and maybe some fat gripz

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    I want some asian porn

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