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

Hey, did you read:

• That Amy Pascal, following disclosure of her private e-mails by North Korean hackers, is stepping down as cochair of Sony Pictures Entertainment? J.R. Jones

• That Buzzfeed told its employees that leaking company information can result in termination of employment, and about whether news organizations are businesses or businesses that believe in the mission of journalism? Tal Rosenberg

• That a TV presenter claims she was “ushered out of a mosque,” even though CCTV footage contradicts her claim? Qudsiya Siddiqui

• That Burning Man is now ground zero for class warfare? Tal Rosenberg

• About the Crisis Text Line, a nationwide 24-hour help line aimed at teens? Kate Schmidt

• That Evanston is fixing to get tough on people who haven’t shoveled their walks? Tony Adler

• This essay on the highest-grossing Indian film of all time, 2014’s PK, a gentle religious and social satire starring Muslim celebrity Aamir Khan as a stranded alien? Philip Montoro

• That Hillary Clinton has a big lead over other 2016 presidential hopefuls in sales of T-shirts and mugs? Mick Dumke

• This terrific illustrated story by Lilli Carré about the nature of memory and storytelling? Aimee Levitt

• This heartfelt wisdom shared by a homeless veteran who set himself on fire? Qudsiya Siddiqui