View Poll Results: When do yo uopen presents with your family?

Voters
64. You may not vote on this poll
  • Christmas Morning

    49 76.56%
  • Christmas Eve

    9 14.06%
  • Christmas Night

    0 0%
  • Christmas Afternoon

    3 4.69%
  • Other

    3 4.69%
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 30
  1. #1
    Rookie
    Points: 14,646, Level: 36
    Level completed: 75%, Points required for next Level: 204
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Posts
    509
    Points
    14,646
    Level
    36
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 46
    Given: 53

    When does your family (parents & kids) open presents?

    When do you open presents with your family?



  2. #2
    Legend
    Points: 305,750, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 76.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranOverdrive
    00clone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Iowa City area
    Posts
    10,129
    Points
    305,750
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,329
    Given: 571

    Re: When does your family (parents & kids) open presents?

    Now that I have a family of my own, I voted Christmas eve. Just like when I was a kid, X-Mas eve is for mom/dad/kids...Christmas day is going to grandma's house for the extended family.



  3. #3
    Starter
    Points: 11,984, Level: 33
    Level completed: 5%, Points required for next Level: 666
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    cyclonesurveyor's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Posts
    729
    Points
    11,984
    Level
    33
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 9
    Given: 71

    Re: When does your family (parents & kids) open presents?

    my family opens Christmas morning (wife's tradition). But i grew up on a farm and it was Christmas eve after dinner after my dad would have to go out and "check the hogs" or finish some chores. he would come in and we would have to wait until he cleaned up before looking outside to see the black trash bags that Santa had thrown from his sled on his way to town....


    Sometimes when I reflect back on all the beer I drink I feel ashamed. Then look into the glass and think about the workers in the brewery and all of their hopes and dreams. If I didn't drink this beer, they might be out of work and their dreams would be shattered. Then I say to myself, "It is better that I drink this beer and let their dreams come true than selfish and worry about my liver."
    --by Jack Handy

  4. #4
    Speechless
    Points: 649,176, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 14.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranOverdrive
    3TrueFans's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    24,859
    Points
    649,176
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,376
    Given: 266

    Re: When does your family (parents & kids) open presents?

    If you open presents on Christmas Eve you hate baby jesus, I think we can all agree on this.



  5. #5
    Bench Warmer
    Points: 2,399, Level: 13
    Level completed: 83%, Points required for next Level: 51
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    1000 Experience Points1 year registered
    Koolman's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2012
    Location
    Kansas City
    Posts
    233
    Points
    2,399
    Level
    13
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 9
    Given: 12

    Re: When does your family (parents & kids) open presents?

    Christmas morning, since I do want people to think I hate baby Jesus.



  6. #6
    Speechless
    Points: 876,755, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 99.9%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneErik's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Jamerica
    Posts
    57,201
    Points
    876,755
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,636
    Given: 2,132

    Re: When does your family (parents & kids) open presents?

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    If you open presents on Christmas Eve you hate baby jesus, I think we can all agree on this.
    Disagree because I can,


    Since we are an elite team now, let's go get that One Cyclone Moment.
    Make this one for the ages!




    http://rememberingdoria.wordpress.com/

  7. #7
    Pro
    Points: 26,152, Level: 49
    Level completed: 61%, Points required for next Level: 398
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    southern iowa
    Posts
    2,693
    Points
    26,152
    Level
    49
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 76
    Given: 200

    Re: When does your family (parents & kids) open presents?

    Christmas morning for us.



  8. #8
    Legend
    Points: 316,525, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    CyCrazy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Rolling dirty in Roland.
    Posts
    14,880
    Points
    316,525
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 316
    Given: 57

    Re: When does your family (parents & kids) open presents?

    Always have done it on Xmas Eve. Christmas morning we got our stockings and Santa's gifts. (Games and gag gifts mostly).



  9. #9
    Legend
    Points: 305,750, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 76.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranOverdrive
    00clone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Iowa City area
    Posts
    10,129
    Points
    305,750
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,329
    Given: 571

    Re: When does your family (parents & kids) open presents?

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    If you open presents on Christmas Eve you hate baby jesus, I think we can all agree on this.

    If you don't open presents on Christmas eve, you probably like soccer, in which case, you're probably also an insufferable douchenozzle.

    See, I can do it too! Yay!!!



  10. #10
    Speechless
    Points: 558,797, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteranRecommendation Second Class
    ISUAgronomist's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Back in Iowa!!!!!!!!
    Posts
    21,490
    Points
    558,797
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 334
    Given: 167

    Re: When does your family (parents & kids) open presents?

    Christmas morning for us.




  11. #11
    Legend
    Points: 310,361, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 58.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocialVeteranOverdrive
    ISUCubswin's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    My Playhouse
    Posts
    12,855
    Points
    310,361
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,492
    Given: 718

    Re: When does your family (parents & kids) open presents?

    Christmas morning.

    You obviously hate baby Jesus if you do it Christmas Eve.


    RANDOM THOUGHTS THREAD HATE CLUB OFFICIAL MEMBER

  12. #12
    Legend
    Points: 305,750, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 76.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranOverdrive
    00clone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    Iowa City area
    Posts
    10,129
    Points
    305,750
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,329
    Given: 571

    Re: When does your family (parents & kids) open presents?

    Quote Originally Posted by 00clone View Post
    If you don't open presents on Christmas eve, you probably like soccer, in which case, you're probably also an insufferable douchenozzle.

    See, I can do it too! Yay!!!
    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCubswin View Post
    Christmas morning.

    You obviously hate baby Jesus if you do it Christmas Eve.
    *edit: Either you like soccer, or the Cubs. Either way...loser.



  13. #13
    Pro
    Points: 55,211, Level: 72
    Level completed: 78%, Points required for next Level: 339
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    cy4prez7's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    2,708
    Points
    55,211
    Level
    72
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 101
    Given: 69

    Re: When does your family (parents & kids) open presents?

    Depends on when family is here. This Christmas we opened presents on Saturday because that's when the family is here. It may change each year though. Saved the stockings for Christmas though! (Gotta wait for Santa to fill them of course!)


    KCCO



    Follow me on Twitter: @datBASS3
    Follow Iowa State Drumline on Twitter: @ISUDrumline or on FB

  14. #14
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 48,351, Level: 68
    Level completed: 1%, Points required for next Level: 1,399
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    gwoodclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Posts
    4,294
    Points
    48,351
    Level
    68
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 9
    Given: 12

    Re: When does your family (parents & kids) open presents?

    We do Christmas Eve with my mom's family, Christmas morning with just us, and Christmas day with dad's family.



  15. #15
    Pro
    Points: 57,284, Level: 74
    Level completed: 16%, Points required for next Level: 1,266
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Social1 year registered50000 Experience Points
    MissouriCyclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Location
    Raleigh, North Carolina
    Posts
    3,195
    Points
    57,284
    Level
    74
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: When does your family (parents & kids) open presents?

    Christmas morning because it has always just been my parents, brother and I. Never did have extended family because they lived in California. Hell, didn't even have a sit down conversation with my grandparents until I was a junior in high school.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: FS1
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. West Virginia
  • November 29, 2014
  • 11:00 AM