Lamp or Non-Lamp Object: Everybody off the ride

Yes, it’s time for the finale of our special week-long series, LAMP OR NON-LAMP OBJECT! Catch your breath, everyone.

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Oingo Boingo on the Gong Show

Yesterday we saw this mysterious item…

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…and asked: Is this a lamp or the inside of a snack bar garbage can?

Did you guess? It’s a lamp! Here it is suspended by paperclips from a light source.

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In fact, this is the work of our old friend Nico ‘kliko’ Bubberman of Schroot-Hoop Design, progenitor of the penile umbrella-handle coat rack.

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‘kliko’ is Dutch, and thus has the bad habit of listing his materials in some other language, so I can’t tell you the original functions of the popcorn-lookin’ stuff and those red Jolly Ranchers. But, while not as alarming as the coat rack, they combine into something that will make your guests gape in dismay. A fitting finale to the crazed frenzy that was…

LAMP! OR! ETC!

Here are a few more special lamps, just to wind the week up right. Get outside after work, K?

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Melted Legos

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Pyrex

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Doodads

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The “Milkskirt” lamp

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Blender

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Plastic bottle lamp by Walking Chair Studios

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