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7 Science-Backed Ways to Give Less-Bad Gifts

Posted 12.24.2014 | Healthy Living

By Melissa Dahl Follow @melissadahl To you, gift-giving is a mildly stressful holiday chore. To researchers who study consumer psychology, it's...

No, Thanks: The 30 Worst Possible Holiday Gifts

Refinery29 | Leeann Dugann | Posted 12.07.2014 | Style

The holidays are a time for coming together, celebrating, and unchecked pie-eating. What could be better? Oh, right -- the presents. You want to make ...

10 Gifts That Will Put You On Your Significant Other's Sh*t List

Posted 12.11.2013 | Divorce

On Tuesday, talk show host Jimmy Fallon asked his followers on Twitter to give the low-down on the worst gifts they've ever received. The trend we...

9 Of The Most Awful Toys Of Christmases Past

Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty

There are few joys as exciting as opening a present as a child. You shake the box to inspect for any clues on the contents, admire the shiny wrapping ...

WATCH: What NOT To Get For Mom

Posted 05.10.2013 | Parents

Still searching for the perfect gift to buy for mom this Mother's Day? There's not much time before the big day on Sunday May 12 -- so it might make s...

The 14 Worst Wedding Gifts Ever

Posted 03.13.2013 | Weddings

At least one of these items ended up in the trash.

The Worst Holiday Gift My Ex Ever Gave Me

Posted 12.22.2012 | Divorce

When it comes to finding the perfect holiday gift for the one you love, it's the thought that counts, right? Maybe not. On Friday, we asked our fo...

Well, This Is A Terrible Gift Idea

Posted 12.11.2012 | Comedy

If you don't have insomnia, you may be unfamiliar with most of these amazing "As Seen On TV" products. Fortunately, Jimmy Kimmel's annual roundup of a...

5 Gifts This Post 50 Really Wants

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 11.15.2013 | Fifty

Can we just call a spade a spade here? 2012 may go down as the year mid-lifers took it on the chin, and I'm not talking Botox here. Between Sandy's kn...

Dish Gloves, Cougar Shirts And More Bad Gift Ideas

AP | LEANNE ITALIE | Posted 05.10.2012 | Parents

NEW YORK -- What were they thinking? Through plastic smiles or gritted teeth, moms have to suck it up sometimes when Mother's Day means a gifted toile...

What Your Last Minute Christmas Gift Really Says

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 12.23.2011 | Comedy

Last minute Christmas gifts. Is there ever a more desperate Google search the day before Christmas Eve? No, but don't worry. Just like last year, w...

WATCH: What's The Worst Gift You've Ever Received?

Posted 12.21.2011 | Comedy

Say what you want about bad gifts -- at least you got a gift, right? We're used to hearing people complain about unwanted sweaters, unnecessarily h...

The Worst Gifts Ever

Madeleine Crum | Posted 12.14.2011 | Books

For many, the holidays are about showing how much you care, but some family members, friends and colleagues have a peculiar way of showing it. Whe...

PHOTOS: Worst Patriotic Products You Can Actually Buy

Posted 08.30.2011 | Comedy

With the Fourth of July fast-approaching, there's not a lot of time left to pick up all the patriotic whats-its and thingies you'll need to celebrate ...