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

Hey, did you read:

• How the Supreme Court uses seemingly limited, narrow decisions to rewrite federal laws on health care, organized labor, and civil rights? Mick Dumke

• That Hobby Lobby is “certainly not an attack on women’s rights”? Steve Bogira

• That art critical of Logan Square’s gentrification was pulled from this past weekend’s Milwaukee Avenue Arts Fest by M. Fishman? Luca Cimarusti

• That the world’s first George Orwell museum will open in the small Indian town of Motihari? Ben Sachs

• About Black Dog Syndrome? (“Black Dog Syndrome is the name shelter workers have given to the tendency of dark-furred pups to languish in kennels while their lighter-furred brethren get adopted.”) Drew Hunt

• That 32-year-old Roger Federer hasn’t lost a set at Wimbledon so far? Tal Rosenberg

Analogue‘s new sign? Brianna Wellen

• The Sun-Times‘s open letter to Carmelo Anthony encouraging him to join the Bulls as he visits Chicago today? Will Greenberg