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

Hey, did you read:

These images of the 1965 march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama? Mick Dumke

• How black middle-class kids are more likely to become poor adults than white middle-class kids? Drew Hunt

• This essay by neuroscientist Daniel J. Levitin about “why the modern world is bad for your brain”? Ben Sachs

• About marital privilege and the deep and unexamined prejudice against single people? Aimee Levitt

• About why ants handle traffic better than you do? Zara Yost

• That Asap Mob founder and svengali Asap Yams died at the age of 26? Leor Galil

• About a group of high-end European salesmen who are going to China to teach the country’s newly wealthy how to behave like obscenely rich people? Tal Rosenberg

David Carr on why the critically acclaimed Selma got only two Oscar nominations, while American Sniper, whose reviews were middling, got six? Steve Bogira

• Or see Hermione Granger and the Goddamn Patriarchy, a reimagining of the Harry Potter saga with Hermione as the hero? Aimee Levitt

• And on another note, did you hear the Pogo Hermione mix of Emma Watson’s voice along with other cast members of the Harry Potter series? Zara Yost