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What is a White Elephant?

Posted by PartyWeDo on Wednesday, March 16, 2011
White elephant facts and myths ↓white-elephant facts White Elephant as a gift… In popular culture the term “White Elephant” refers to an object that isn’t worth very much or something that the current owner doesn’t particularly want to keep. Many feel that these  gifts are something worthy of re-gifting at the next holiday party. Wacky, crazy or unique white elephant gifts are common words used to search the internet for presents during the holidays. But is this really what a white elephant gift represents? White Elephant as an object… Some label a project that has an enormous production cost with little… Read the rest »