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  • Listen to this man talk for the low price of $200,000.

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

Hey, did you read:

• About why universities have gone too far with trigger warnings? Aimee Levitt

• That for as little as $200,000, bankers and hedge fund managers can hear Ben Bernanke talk about money? Steve Bogira

• Neil Steinberg’s on-target takedown of the Lucas museum craze? Deanna Isaacs

• That even though we didn’t feel it around here, this April was the hottest on record? Mick Dumke

• That the European bison has begun roaming the Romanian forests for the first time in 200 years? Ben Sachs

• About Merriam-Webster’s typo? Brianna Wellen

• About the joys of cutting prose? Tal Rosenberg

• About 1950s Germany‘s version of OKCupid? Aimee Levitt