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

Hey, did you read:

• Heart surgeon Mehmet Oz explaining “why surgeons are assholes“? Jena Cutie

• About the genius computer scientist whose breakthroughs in biology and robotics stem from having fun? Mara Shalhoup

• About the shadowy groups that enforce modesty in Brooklyn’s ultra-Orthodox neighborhoods? Ben Sachs

• That “your cat is making you crazy”—and not in a cute way? Tony Adler

• How pro football has evolved since the first Super Bowl? Mick Dumke

• Jack Shafer’s unsolicited advice for new New Republic owner Chris Hughes? Tal Rosenberg

• That Charlie Musselwhite is touring with Ben Harper behind a new record? (And that it’s Musselwhite’s birthday?) Kate Schmidt