You Pick — Stupid or Cool? Check Out These 9 Gift Ideas
Star Trek Spock Oven Mitt
For the Trekkie in your life, ThinkGeek.com is selling the Spock Oven Mitt. Made of 100-percent cotton and lined with 100-percent polyester, this kitchen accessory is sturdy enough to protect budding chefs' hands from burning. Pair this gift with Star Trek Cookie Cutters if you really feel like splurging this holiday.
Bake long and prosper.
Kilt Bath Towel
Relaxing on the beach while wearing a traditional kilt sounds hot and uncomfortable. For $29.99, Stupid.com offers a solution for those who want to honor their cultural traditions while toweling off. The product's makers say it comes with authentic Celtic markings and a miniature dagger.
I Kissed a Republican/Democrat Gum
So the first-date dinner/drinks/coffee meeting went well, but there's a problem. After logging onto Facebook to confirm a pending friend request from your new suitor, you discover that your new prospect is a staunch [insert opposite political party].
"He's/she's a what?!?," you say in disgust and instantly regret that first lip lock.
While this gum can't erase your momentary failure of judgment, it will at least take the bad taste out of your mouth. And at $1.49, it costs about as much as a pack of the regular variety.