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

Hey, did you read:

• That the Ebola epidemic is stoppable? Ben Sachs

• That the net worth of the family who started Walmart is equal to that of 1.8 million average Americans? Mick Dumke

• That the EU gave a thumbs-up to Facebook’s acquisition of messaging giant WhatsApp? Megan Thielking

• About the origins of David Letterman’s top ten list? Brianna Wellen

• The short but funny interview with H. Jon Benjamin, Eugene Mirman, and Larry Murphy promoting the upcoming season-five premiere of Bob’s Burgers? Kevin Warwick

• Or see the Blommer Chocolate Factory smell map? Aimee Levitt

• This list of pros and cons of vaccination, courtesy of the Onion? Aimee Levitt