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

Hey, did you read:

• That Facebook really is fucking with you? Aimee Levitt

• About the legal and logistical problems slowing pot legalization in Washington? Mick Dumke

• That the French are making it harder for Amazon to drive everybody else out of business? Tony Adler

• This sad and moving memoir about trying to understand a disabled sibling with no sense of language?Aimee Levitt

• That e-mail is “the cockroach of the Internet”? Steve Bogira

• Sasha Frere-Jones on the quiet influence of Brian Eno? Tal Rosenberg

• About the Mary Celeste? Drew Hunt

• About Stormé DeLarverie, the drag king who allegedly threw the first punch during the raid on the Stonewall Inn in 1969 and who died last month at the age of 93? Aimee Levitt

• James McManus’s New York Times review of George Will’s new book about Wrigley Field and its, ahem, lovable losers? Kate Schmidt