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Every time capsule needs cigars, coins and a Kobe Bryant question

In a family time capsule, I would include photos and the stub of one of Posh's stinky cigars, the kind she smokes while reading the Racing Form. In a family time capsule, I'd include a Christmas card and the diagram of our family tree — broken branches and all. I'd include a pack of baseball cards and a small can of Pringles, because they outlast time itself. I asked my younger son, and he wanted to include a baseball he'd sign for the kid who might be living here in the future. For the dad, I'd include a little bottle of airline gin. And maybe a fishing lure (never worked anyway). What would your family put in its time capsule? The whole concept came...