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Thank you gift that can survive TSA?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Paul_of_TX Dec 3, 2012. 9 Replies

Traveling to the Green Bay v Minnesota game this weekend, and staying with a buddy whose wife I've never met. What can I bring for the hostess that I can carry on to the plane? Any thoughts would be…Continue

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Paul_of_TX replied to Chris King's discussion Thank you gift that can survive TSA?
"If you let your Arab looking friend carry it for you then you are right there will be absolutely no problem. An old white lady or a child carrying this would have a boot on their throat in an instant."
Dec 3, 2012
Chris King replied to Chris King's discussion Thank you gift that can survive TSA?
"Thanks for all of your suggestions! I opted for a handwritten thank you note and buying them dinner. It worked out perfectly because my buddy's wife had picked out a restaurant where she had always wanted to eat. That was a nice touch! "
Dec 3, 2012
Ken D Books replied to Chris King's discussion Thank you gift that can survive TSA?
"A thank you card and gift certificate/ or gift card."
Nov 29, 2012
Steve Dallas replied to Chris King's discussion Thank you gift that can survive TSA?
"You can always find a nice place to eat, take care of the reservations and pick up the bill"
Nov 29, 2012
Penelope replied to Chris King's discussion Thank you gift that can survive TSA?
"Only if he's checking luggage, and I hope he's not for a weekend away."
Nov 29, 2012
Karl Helweg replied to Chris King's discussion Thank you gift that can survive TSA?
"Chocolate Local jams/jellies Local wines (you should be able to fly with two bottles)"
Nov 29, 2012
Jack Bauer replied to Chris King's discussion Thank you gift that can survive TSA?
" Its a laser pointer that looks like a pocket pistol.  What could go wrong?   JB"
Nov 29, 2012
Penelope replied to Chris King's discussion Thank you gift that can survive TSA?
"From fashion site #1: coffee-table book high-quality/unique coffee-making tools scented candle gourmet salt (lots of solid gourmet foods will work, too) coasters fancy notebooks"
Nov 29, 2012
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Traveling to the Green Bay v Minnesota game this weekend, and staying with a buddy whose wife I've never met. What can I bring for the hostess that I can carry on to the plane? Any thoughts would be helpful!See More
Nov 29, 2012
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