Holiday Shopping Guide | NBC New York
Tuesday, Nov 29, 2011
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By Graham Kates

Worst Holiday Gifts

Consider this a preemptive intervention. You're tempted to buy some terrible...View gallery

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Thursday, Jun 30, 2011
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By Billy Gray

25 Gifts for the Social Media Junkie

25 Gifts for the social media junkieView gallery

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Thursday, Jun 30, 2011
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By Denise Penny

Holiday Gifts: What to Buy the Locavore

What to give the locavores for Xmas this year.View gallery

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Thursday, Jun 30, 2011
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By Denise Penny

What to buy the gastronome

What to buy the gastronome.View gallery

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Thursday, Jun 30, 2011
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By Alex Vallis

What Chefs Want This Holiday Season

What Chefs Want This Holiday Season.View gallery

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Wednesday, Nov 10, 2010

What Andrew Zimmern Wants for Christmas

What Andrew Zimmern Wants for Christmas

'Bizarre Foods' host Andrew Zimmern has a surprisingly tame holiday request.

Thursday, Jun 30, 2011
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By Marni Katz

Outrageously Expensive Holiday Gifts

For those who can afford to give the very best -- ridiculously over-the-top...View gallery

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Thursday, Jun 30, 2011
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By James Jung

25 Gifts for the Urban Athlete

From shag-carpeted skateboards to durable bikes, we bring you the 25 best gifts...View gallery

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