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  • Looks pretty, right? Well, watch out! It might be haunted.

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

Hey, did you read:

• That the lead investigator of the Secret Service prostitution scandal resigned in August after he himself was implicated in a different prostitution investigation? Steve Bogira

• About Hungary’s right-wing prime minister? John Dunlevy

• About this video compilation of Republican congressional candidates denying the existence of climate change? Mick Dumke

• The interview with Sarah Koenig about her awesome new podcast, Serial, which is currently investigating the murder of a Baltimore County student that happened 15 years ago? Kevin Warwick

• These ten fun facts about penises (culled from an entire book about penises)? Gwynedd Stuart

• About whether or not the Hancock is haunted? Tal Rosenberg

• This definitive ranking of 90s supermarket songs? (If Leor Galil’s 1994 jukebox interview with Twin Peaks didn’t already make you feel old, this sure will.) Aimee Levitt