Gifts you shouldn't buy grads

Daily Planner

It's 2012, not 1912. No kids use paper planners anymore. If you want to help your child get and stay organized, get him or her a smartphone, like the Samsung Note, and upload some cool apps.


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Carrara 6-Piece Desk Set

You may think a leather six-Piece desk valet set is a sophisticated gift, but today's kids are way too cool for old-school accessories. Besides, who needs a letter opener for email?

$189.98 - $209.99

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Drunk? Shot Set

College and post-collegiate life has enough bad influences. No need for you to contribute to them.


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Believe and Succeed Positive Outlook Paperweight

Want to burst your grad's bubble? Hand her this Believe and Succeed Positive Outlook Paperweight as your gift to her for her efforts.


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Pop-Up Hot Dog Toaster

Shelf space in the dorms and apartments are hard to come by. We're betting your grad can get by--and eat his weight in hot dogs--without one of these.


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Shower Shock Caffeinated Soap

Caffeinated soap is a cute idea, but it's anything but a worthy way of honoring your star student.

$7, one bar.

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Booze Flask

Can you say "inappropriate"?









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