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Once again, Valentine’s Day is creeping up and many of you may have, sort of left your present purchasing to the last minute. Again. You last minute shoppers will know that, while online shopping appears to be a more convenient option, those pesky, lengthy delivery times often mean a last-minute, dreaded dash to the shops is inevitable. Never fear. We’ve put together a rather excellent gift guide of presents without the 14 day delivery period. Whether you have a week or less than three days, we got you covered.

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The internet is replete with photography-related gifts that are kitschy, corny, or just plain silly. Another lens mug. Yay. We thought you should right by the photographer in your life by gifting him or her something genuinely cool or useful. Here are some ideas to start.

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Sure, you could celebrate the victories and lament the losses of your favourite sports team in front of a gigantic HDTV. But wouldn't you rather sip those ice cold brewskis and munch on delicious grilled meats a little bit closer to the action? The tailgate party is still one of America's favourite pastimes, and you don't need to be a stereotypical gun-toting, pickup-truck-driving sports fan to enjoy yourself. Here's some gear that will let you booze, snack, cook, and sit in style. Or not, depending on your inebriation level.

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When shopping for that special someone who loves the great outdoors, it's easy to be overwhelmed. There are so many companies and so many items with so many different features that it's hard to know where to start. That's why we thought we'd kickstart this party with some of our favourite camping gear. We hope H.D. Thoreau would be down.

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Nothing helps put you in the holiday spirit like...spirits. We all know that person who believes truly, madly, deeply that alcohol makes everything better. (In moderation, of course.) Whether that person's a liquor lover, a beer snob, or a wine connoisseur, I've distilled a fine selection of the choicest gifts, straight from the internet's top shelf. And I wanna hear what you've got in mind for lovers of alCOOLhol, too!

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Yep, you read that correctly. Mother's Day is on Sunday. If you still haven't got your maternal figure anything to show your geeky appreciation of her efforts in raising you, we have some ideas for you.

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There's not a gift in the world that can make up for all the crap you did as a kid, but that's what Mother's Day next Sunday May 12 is for: an annual opportunity to pay tribute to your mum and what she put up with for all those years. Here are six great gifts you can get this weekend that she'd love.

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He's always asking you to find cool stuff for him on the Internet. She lovingly calls you geeky, in a cute way. They always think you know everything about technology because they know nothing. Like, literally nothing. To them, a Galaxy S III is a Droid. Or, even worse, they think it's a Samsung iPhone. These people need saving. Your saving. And you'll give it to them with gifts.

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You love your girly girlfriend (friend, sister, cousin, who needs labels). But you do not at all understand the girly-girl accoutrements. They're a glittery, flowery, long-eyelashed cloud trailing her like a shiny pink version of Pig Pen's dirty shadow. Think you're not equipped for the job of gifting such a creature? Never fear. Here's a list of presents that are super-fem but believable and appropriate coming from a dude such as yourself.