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Fancy Lamps

Neil Steinberg

From the street, the factory housing the Frederick Cooper Lamp Company is not as ugly...

Neil Steinberg

Neil Steinberg is a columnist for the Chicago Sun-Times. His books include 'Complete and Utter Failure: A Celebration of Also-rans, Runners-Up, Never-Weres and Total Flops', 'The Alphabet of Modern Annoyances' and 'Don't Give Up the Ship: Finding my Father While Lost at Sea.' His work has been published in Salon and Granta magazine.

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