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

Hey, did you read:

• That former Bears general manager Jerry Angelo told USA Today that the NFL covered up “hundreds and hundreds” of domestic abuse cases? Tal Rosenberg

• This rare English-language feature from 2011, profiling Patrick Modiano, the reclusive Frenchman who just won a Nobel Prize for literature? Tony Adler

• About former Georgia president Mikheil Saakashvili’s new life as a Williamsburg hipster? Aimee Levitt

• About Oklahoma’s newly renovated death chamber? John Dunlevy

• That Jan Hooks died? Brianna Wellen

• What makes a “True American Diner”? Kevin Warwick

• About the comedy club in Barcelona that charges per laugh? Brianna Wellen