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    Real or fake?

    I know where all your minds went you sickos

    Putting up my stupid Christmas tree. Since I'm in college in an apartment we have a fake 6 footer. Whatcha puttin' up this year if you're putting up a tree?



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    Re: Real or fake?

    I’ll be putting up the imaginary tree this year. My cat seems to like climbing and finding a good perching spot to sit in when I put one up


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    Re: Real or fake?

    Fake for me, but real does smell good.


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    Re: Real or fake?

    fake pre-lit for me.
    I always had real trees until I lived in an apartment in WDM where they wouldn't let you have real ones. After that, I just sort of got used to fake ones, and I don't mind them so much now.


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    Re: Real or fake?

    Fake, definitely. Real is way to much hassle for no real benefits.


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    Re: Real or fake?

    I think we are going to have our first tree ever this year. The kids are finally big enough that they will not tear it down 10 seconds after it goes up.

    But I do not mind fake, they are perfectly formed and the bristles are nice and perky, plus a lot of the time they are larger.


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    Re: Real or fake?

    We have a fake tree, but we don't have room to put it up.



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    Re: Real or fake?

    A fake tree in the storefront.

    An aluminum pole in my home. Happy Festivus...



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    Re: Real or fake?

    Fake tree - pay the money up front and it lasts for years.


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    Re: Real or fake?

    Hmmm while I prefer real ones (I love the scent), I can't afford a real one, and I already have a fake one from my apartment in Ames.... so putting that back up. Can't seem to find the lights though... so have to get some more

    Any guesses as to what the theme of my tree has been the last few years?


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    Re: Real or fake?

    Quote Originally Posted by Flag Guy View Post
    Any guesses as to what the theme of my tree has been the last few years?
    Barbies and Teletubbies?



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    Quote Originally Posted by IcSyU View Post
    Barbies and Teletubbies?

    No


    Stupid pictures didn't load the first time...


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    Re: Real or fake?

    I forgot to ask:
    How much does a real tree cost?



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    Re: Real or fake?

    I'm putting up a fake one in my apartment, and my parents are putting up a 10-12' real one.

    I prefer a real one but in my apartment it's just easier to have the fake one.



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    Re: Real or fake?

    fake. No mess and not sloppy after they get old... we're still talking about trees right?


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