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

Hey, did you read:

• That the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement has turned unambiguously anti-Semitic? (BDS went after Matisyahu, an apolitical American Jew, getting him bounced from a Spanish music festival for refusing to make a statement in support of a Palestinian state.) Tony Adler

• About George Zimmerman’s latest scheme and “the single greatest tweet on the internet“? Mick Dumke

• That the hacked Ashley Madison data is now available to download on the dark internet? Drew Hunt

• That primates have a surprisingly wide range of vocal control? Tyler Daswick

• About the death of dance criticism in America? Tony Adler

• This oral history of the first Mortal Kombat movie? Drew Hunt