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The 10 Worst Mother’s Day Gifts Ever
By Hamish Carpenter
It’s Mother’s Day, that time of year when you let Mom know how much you appreciate everything she’s done for you. But sometimes those expressions of love get lost in translation, like when you somehow convince yourself one of the following gifts will result in smiles and hugs … and not the kind of blowback you haven’t seen since you flunked biology. If you’re looking to rub your maternal unit the wrong way this year, go ahead and wrap one of these babies up. But let’s face it: It’s gonna be tough telling the guys at the office you’ve been grounded.
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Hamish Carpenter is a successful freelance writer who regularly writes for Maxim, Stuff and other men’s magazines, but who can’t seem to please his mother. He has been returning gifts he bought for her for as far back as he can remember.
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