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Guest from Atlanta, Georgia about  Freudian Slippers:
Title: Freudian Slippers
I really love my Freudian Slippers. As far as slippers go, I wouldn't want a mother pair; I mean another pair.
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Guest from Portland Oregon about  Buddha Little Thinker:
Title: Buddha
I used to buy three of these guys at a time and give them away as gifts. I even got the little guy tattooed on my ankle. The serene, contented little face makes everyone smile. But, I am sad to say that the last three I ordered were terrible. They don't look the same anymore at all. The proportions on the face are different and they are just not cute to me at all. I sent them back to you guys and then you sent me three more that looked just as un-cute. You have definitely changed something about the manufacture of the Buddha and I don't like the new ones. If you look at your records, you'll see I've probably ordered 20 Buddhas from you in the past, but have stopped because I am not satisfied with the new ones. I hope you make them look like they use to!
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Guest from US about  Cheshire Cat:
Title: Cheshire Cat Mug
I loved this mug...bought it at Alice's store in Oxford UK. I did catch the 'don't put in dishwasher', but even rinsing with the least bit of hot water melts the design :""( I can recommend it with the caveat to wash in cool water.
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May from Regina CA about  Cheshire Cat:
Title: neat but.....
Apr 29, 2012
LOVED this mug. Such a nice design. Used once, noticed some letters were missing after wash (followed directions). Was hesitant to use it again, as I love it. The second time I used it, I washed in cool water with minimal soap, no cloth on the outside, but when I rinsed, lost half of the pattern. So good mug I guess if you never use it.
I was pretty dissatisfied.

     UPG RESPONSE: If you don't soak the mug for a long time it really does last for years. call us and we'll send you a new one.
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Guest from home about  Henry VIII Disappearing Wives Mug:
Title: mug
wonderful mug but an uninformed family member used it and out it in dish washer and now all his wives are beheded
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Guest from Dallas, TX about  Freudian Slippers:
Title: Feeling Jung Again
Sometimes a slipper is just a slipper
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Guest from 3801 about  Sisyphus Watch:
Title: Rock Extol
This watch is a subtle reminder to not let the grind get to you. I mean, jeez, i could have had my liver eaten by an eagle every day. We Sisyphusians have it good comparatively.
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Guest from California about  Freudian Slippers:
Title: Freudian Slippers
It was the great Emanuel Kant - or was it Paris Hilton? - who said, warm feet, warm heart. This axiom holds true today as it did in days of yore. These Freudian slippers got the good laugh we were hoping and were so attractive that all our other slippers were left with their tongues hanging out. These slippers may be for the feint of heart, but not for the Jung at heart.
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Guest from Nova Scotia, Canada about  Schrödinger's Cat Finger Puppet:
Title: Zen cat
Cat is very deep and philosophical looking.
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Guest from cambridge, uk about  Math Mug:
Title: Wrong Formula
The representation of Einstein's general theory of relativity formula on the mug is wrong. It should be either G=8piT when using geometrized units or G=(8piG/c^4)T.
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Joe Sullivan about  Relativity Watch:
Brilliant watch. Just received it in the mail. I love it, very, very cool! Oh yea and one other thing, By Unknown from Rotterdam: I think your mathematical mind is over thinking the problem. Did you consider the, e in place of the 8 is because the WORD for 8 starts with an 'e'ight?? eight
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Paul Barger about  Friedrich Nietzsche Watch:
Story: a couple of years ago I purchased this Nietzsche watch. It's cute. It says "eternal return of the same," which also revolves around the face. Kinda clever; good conversation starter. Well, shortly after getting it, I started to notice that it didn't keep time very well. First a few minutes behind, then more, eventually 20-30 minutes behind over a week... bought a new battery, same thing. So it's just sat here on my dresser all of this time, staring back at me with the incorrect time.

The thing is: I'd throw it out except for the fact that it's totally appropriate that it doesn't keep time. What is time to Nietzsche! Dysfunctional watch or meta-clever philosophical device to employ one to confront one's delusions about time itself?! You decide.
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Amanda from Shaker Heights, OH about  Cheshire Cat:
Title: Disappearing Cheshire Cat Mug
Jul 3, 2012
I never put my mug in the dishwasher. I really loved it, but I did leave it overnight in a basin of cold dish water, which caused everything but the cat to float away the next morning. Why don't you tell people not to leave it in water of any kind?

     UPG RESPONSE: Our mugs are not dishwasher safe, and also can't be soaked in water. (Not holding up to soaking in water is why they're not dishwasher safe.) We state this clearly on each mug box and in a piece of paper inserted into every mug.
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Guest from Washington State about  Disappearing Liberties:
Title: Personal Opinion
People need to be aware the Patriot Act is still out there and a threat to everyone's civil liberties. This is a great way to start conversations about the need to write your congress person and senator to repeal this most UnAmerican of acts.
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Guest from Nebraska, unfortunattely about  Democratic Dream Mug:
Title: Still Hopefu!
As a familly who have been Republicans since the Civil War and who are fiscally conservative and socially liberal, the turning of the Republicans into the old Dixiecrats under the Bushes has made us Democrats. We are still Obamamites.
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Guest from Charleston, SC about  Edgar Allan Poe Little Thinker:
Title: Love it!
I teach English 102 (college freshmen), and I bought Little Poe as a way to help them learn more about one of my favorite authors (and a staple on the final exam!). So far, Poe has visited two different English classes, to widely enthusiastic student both times. At first, they eye "Lil' Poe" (as we call him), and are unsure as to why I brought in a stuffed animal of sorts. But then, when we start our discussion and lecture, and I start explaining Poe's biography, they all want to see him. After passing him around, they figure out the raven is detachable, and soon enough, he's won all of them over. As I said, I've been able to use him as a teaching tool in two of my past English classes, and in both of the student reviews I've gotten from those classes, the students have overwhelmingly noted that "Poe Day" was their favorite day in my class...and I know Lil' Poe was a huge contributing factor to the success of Poe Day. Thanks Unemployed Philosophers' Guild for providing an adorable figure that can at once indulged my English nerdiness AND capture the hearts of 50+ rambunctious college freshmen!
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Guest from Atlanta, GA about  Jesus Pill Box :
Title: Use it every day
Suggest lining the lid with something to stop the rattle.
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Guest from Central Illinois about  Jesus Pill Box :
Title: What's not to love?
It's awesome - decent construction and funny.
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Guest from USA about  TARDIS Mug:
Title: watch the tardis peel away
Although it is an amazing gift for your avid doc who fan there is a malfunction to the cup that made me sad, when prior I was all smiles while drinking my morning coffee from it. The lovely design on the cup can easily peel off if left in hot water for more than a minute. It is very unfortunate that my gorgeous tardis filled sky is slowly falling off my cup.
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Guest from NYC about  Jesus Pill Box :
Title: Pill box Jesus
Loose the divider which limits the size and number of pills and you have a perfect stocking stuffer!
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Guest from Chicago's North Shore about  Sigmund Freud Finger Puppet:
Title: An Excellent Listener
In a rather Gestalt fashion, I tell Sigmund what's on my mind, and he offers some of the wisest, most common sense understandings, interpretations I could hope for. He does so with a inconsistent Yiddish/German dialect ('Vell...you zee you are overseeing zumpting here'). Has yet to ask for any fees and has yet to keep me vaiting...er waiting. He can be remarkably generous in observing my hard work, and brutally honest when needed. Otherwise, would like to see Freud's face a bit more artfully crafted. The nose isn't right at all. and the hair needs to have some "hair" to it (balding in front & center). Would then offer-up as gifts to neurotic friends! ron.kolman@gmail.com
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Guest from Wisconsin about  Democratic Dream Mug:
Title: A Joyous Mug
I got this for my very republican friend because that's the kind of person I am. First reaction was very satisfactory, but then backfired as he now delights in cheering for each state which turns back to red. This being said, a great amount of joy has been had from this and so it was well worth the cost.
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Guest from Willamette Valley about  Frank Lloyd Wright Little Thinker:
Title: More than All Wright
I am completely in love with Frank Lloyd Wright Little Thinker! I am a big Wright fan, so it is an honor to have him living with me. He is such a knatty dresser - I absolutely love his clothes and his cane! He has the cutest expression, and the pork pie hat, for which he was well-known, is a great touch. He looks just like the ladies man that he was. Don't tell the other Little Thinkers, but he is one of my very favorites!
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Guest from Florida about  Henry VIII Disappearing Wives Mug:
Title: three cheers and a loud huzzah!
We've ordered several of these triumphs for our friends/family! Last one was for a retirement gift for a dear friend who has several degrees in English. Probably good to get a couple at a time if you need to give them as gifts or to keep, as they're not safe in the dishwasherl
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Guest from Essex England about  Henry VIII Disappearing Wives Mug:
Title: Henry V111 Mug
Excellent present. Had one previously and unfortunatly put in dishwasher, will NOT DO IT AGAIN!
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