Anthony in NY recieved: "underware and socks"
Sarah from BC: "I asked my dad for a "dottie dog" form the "get along gang", he got me a "rubadubdog" bath toy for toddlers. I was like 8!"
Jose in WI: "One year I got a Scooby Doo nightlight, and I have no idea why. I never mentioned liking that show (and I didn't), and then when my friends saw it I caught hell from them - I must've been 10 or so by then."
Todd from IN received: "A yellow dress shirt with butterfly collars."
Patricia from PA: "A Chia pet"
Billy in OK received: "Rock concert - little bitty rocks on a piece of wood with beaty eyes."
Ada in LA had this to say: "My worst gift was a workout suit with leg warmers and being told by my aunt that she thought I could use the workout."
Julie from PA: "A 'homemade' cabbage patch baby. If it ain't the original... don't want it!"
Trace in MA: "A dress that looked like a checkered board table."
Laurie in Colorado received: "An ugly shirt with sequins all over it from my mother!"
Lee S from OK: "A pair of parachute pants that cut off the circulation in my legs."
Michele in OH: "A 'Jem' coloring book."
Christopher from NY: "$200 cash from my sister (guardian) sho said couldn't find the time to shop for me. What a heartbreaker that was."
Ron in TX: "A stupid bow-tie from my grandmother who's fashion sense was still stuck in the 50's."
Betty from IL received: "A sweatshirt with bright colored dalmations all over it."
Keith in MI: "A pet rock."
Amy in NV received: "A New Kid's on th Block towel set from my grandma."
Veronica from WA: "I remember getting a lot of rainbow leg warmers one year with matching sweaters."
Matt in DE: "My worst holiday present in the '80's was monopoly. Not that I didn't enjoy the game, but one year I received the same monopoly game from three different people."
Heather in GA received: "A beret."
Juana in IL said: "A thousand piece puzzle of shoelaces (that thing could drive a sane person crazy=).
Sarah from OR: "A pair of hot pink spandex."
Spanky from AZ: "I got a really ugly pewter necklace with an eagle on it - it looked like something you'd get free with your order from fingerhut!"
Sahar in DC provided our favorite answer: "Teddy Ruxpen. Anyone who has seen poltergeist should know that talking stuffed animals are bad."
Monica in IN had one of the worst with: "Generic shrinky dinks that caught on fire instead of shrinking!"
Halima from PA received: "A pink fur hat with green stripes!"