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  • Rand Paul takes a stand.

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

Hey, did you read:

• About Hillary Clinton’s television doppelgangers? Drew Hunt

• About Rand Paul’s filibuster over government surveillance and the Patriot Act? Mick Dumke

• About talks in Washington regarding whether we ought to cut back on group homes for foster kids? Steve Bogira

• That Chicago is the slowest-growing major U.S. city? Drew Hunt

• That Americans are drinking less milk, but Congress wants to make sure it’s served as part of every school lunch? Mick Dumke

• About the DEA agents who ran an illegal strip club? Drew Hunt

• That perhaps we should be squatting rather than sitting on the toilet? Kate Schmidt