• Raymond Carver, just looking for a quick hookup.

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

Hey, did you read:

About how fracking is killing farm animals? Mike Sula

• About what we’d be doing in Washington if we were genuinely interested in addressing homelessness? Steve Bogira

• About the journalistic SWAT team looking into tax havens? Tony Adler

“The Man Who Charged Himself With Murder,” Jennifer Gonnerman’s riveting tale in New York magazine? Steve Bogira

• Raymond Carver’s OKCupid profile, as edited by Gordon Lish? Jerome Ludwig

• A consideration of Chris Ware’s oeuvre in the New York Review of Books? Tal Rosenberg

• About how Damien Hirst has jumped the shark? Kate Schmidt

• About the largest strike in fast-food history? Ben Sachs

• The New Yorker‘s review of a history of peanut butter? Mick Dumke

• This actually awesome, challenging, non-nauseating Skrillex video game? Asher Klein