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A Chandelier Made from Nintendo Zappers

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What's a gaming company to do when it finds itself with an excess inventory of Nintendo light guns? Easy: Make a chandelier out of them. Using the guns, 20 feet of electrical wire, and some lights and miscellaneous parts, JJGames built a unique lighting fixture for their warehouse (because owner J.J. Hendricks's wife didn't want it hanging over their dining room table).

The project cost about $200 and took 15 hours to build.

You probably recognize the light zapper guns as the key accessory to Nintendo's popular game Duck Hunt. You can find out how the guns worked here.

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Dive into the world of Shark, a new book by award-winning photographer Brian Skerry.

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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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