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Air Marshals to get Casual Fridays (and Mondays, and Tuesdays"¦)

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Yahoo News is reporting that air marshals no longer have to wear suits to work. Apparently, despite the effectiveness of having marshals on board, the agency has been plagued by dwindling morale, at least partially caused by the strict dress code. One air marshal was quoted saying, "They trust us at 35,000 feet to protect passengers, carrying a gun on the plane, but they weren't allowing us to dress [casually]."Of course, more than morale, the concern since 2001 has been that you can single out air marshals by their sharp suits, compromising their "secret" identity. And while I'm assuming it'll be a lot harder for a terrorist to spot a marshal in torn jeans and a ripped Metallica t-shirt, if a guy in that get-up pulls out a gun on a plane and claims he's a marshal, I might be a little hesitant to believe him.

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A Hamilton-Themed Cookbook is Coming
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Fans of Broadway hit Hamilton will soon be able to dine like the Founding Fathers: As Eater reports, a new Alexander Hamilton-inspired cookbook is slated for release in fall 2017.

Cover art for Laura Kumin's forthcoming cookbook
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Called The Hamilton Cookbook: Cooking, Eating, and Entertaining in Hamilton’s World, the recipe collection by author Laura Kumin “takes you into Hamilton’s home and to his table, with historical information, recipes, and tips on how you can prepare food and serve the food that our founding fathers enjoyed in their day,” according to the Amazon description. It also recounts Hamilton’s favorite dishes, how he enjoyed them, and which ingredients were used.

Recipes included are cauliflower florets two ways, fried sausages and apples, gingerbread cake, and apple pie. (Cue the "young, scrappy, and hungry" references.) The cookbook’s official release is on November 21—but until then, you can stave off your appetite for all things Hamilton-related by downloading the musical’s new app.

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