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  • Benjamin Netanyahu

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

Hey, did you read:

• That carbon dioxide has reached a level not seen on the earth in at least three million years? Steve Bogira

• About the latest in money laundering? Tony Adler

• About the short life and death of Malcolm Shabazz, the grandson of Malcolm X? Mick Dumke

• About Benjamin Netanyahu’s $127,000 bed? Ben Sachs

• (Or look at) this map that charts hate tweets? Gwynedd Stuart

• That Iliana Regan and Elizabeth Restaurant have been featured in a segment on the NBC travel show First Look? Kate Schmidt

• About the writer who went on Gwyneth Paltrow’s (rather expensive) diet for ten days? Tal Rosenberg