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

Hey, did you read:

• That the most secretive Super PAC in 2012 was Obama’s? Tal Rosenberg

• That the market is likely to get flooded with cars damaged by Superstorm Sandy? Tony Adler

• That Rupert Murdoch is shutting down the Daily, News Corp.’s iPad-only publication? Tal Rosenberg

• Gangbanger-like-me scholar and former University of Chicago grad student Sudhir Venkatesh’s critics? Deanna Isaacs

• This Archer-esque account of a financier’s 1985 murder that’ll have you thinking the CIA killed its own man? Asher Klein

• That the Pope’s gonna start tweeting? Jerome Ludwig

• That state officials in South Africa have determined at the buttocks to be an inappropriate name for a school? Ben Sachs

• Poetry promoter Fred Sasaki‘s city sticker proposal for Chicago? Mike Sula

• Twitter genius Jenny Johnson (@JennyJohnsonHi5) on her ruthless battle with Chris Brown last week? Kevin Warwick