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

Hey, did you read:

• That Hitchbot, the hitchhiking robot, was assaulted in the city of brotherly love? Tony Adler

• That amid the drought in California, the average Palm Springs golf course consumes as much water each day as a family does every five years? Mick Dumke

• About Joe Biden’s presidential chops? Drew Hunt

• About suicide on campus and the pressure of perfection? Sue Kwong

• That Chief Keef’s Bang 3 leaked? Leor Galil

• About the Michigan bookseller who hates Go Set a Watchman so much he’s offering refunds to any customer who asksAimee Levitt