It's the thought that counts. So here's what we think are excellent Christmas presents for us. We mean, folks like us that you have to buy for. But you can buy these for us, too. No, really.
1. Megalodon Tooth
It's the largest shark that ever existed (to our knowledge). You can own a piece of it.
2. Clyde Allison's 60s paperbacks
Any of Clyde Allison's
008 parodies would do, but my holy grail is Platypussy
3. The Deep Atlantic by Richard Ellis
This was the book
where I discovered the wonder that is Richard Ellis, with super sweet illustrations of those creepy/cool deep ocean denizens.
4. Signed animation cel by Chuck Jones
, I'd take just about anything, but I must admit to having a special place in my heart for Gossamer, AKA the Red Monster in Tennis Shoes.
I'm with Finn on this one: Bookshelves
. Floor to ceiling. With a ladder. Oh yeah. A ladder.