Ai Weiwei can officially rejoin the jetset
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  • Ai Weiwei can officially rejoin the jet set.

Reader staffers share stories that fascinate, alarm, amuse, or inspire us.

Hey, did you read:

• That the Sandra Bland arrest video appears to have been edited? Drew Hunt

• This history of ice cream? Aimee Levitt

• How artist Ai Weiwei just had his passport returned after more than four years? Sue Kwong

• About the death of Wayne Carson, who wrote “Always on My Mind,” “The Letter,” “Soul Deep,” and other songs? Mick Dumke

• That kale is good for you again? Drew Hunt

• That there might be a lion on the loose in Milwaukee right now? Tyler Daswick