Reader staffers share stories that fascinate, alarm, amuse, or inspire us.
Hey, did you read:
• About a group of radical Catholics who repeatedly expose the vulnerability of America’s nuclear-weapons facilities? —Tal Rosenberg
• About the development of Steyn City, a large-scale “lifestyle resort” in South Africa that’s inspired criticism for “reinforcing an ‘us and them’ mentality in what is already one of the world’s most unequal societies”? —Ben Sachs
• Former Reader music editor Keith Harris on how the “Blurred Lines” verdict tells us what we already know about the American legal system? (Short answer: it always comes down to the jury.) —Tal Rosenberg