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  • Richard M. Daley, always Coca-Cola

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

Hey, did you read:

• About the car that barreled through a crowd at SXSW, killing two people? Kevin Warwick

• About a hormone released during sex that may possibly treat anorexia? Keshia Bardney

• About former Mayor Daley’s sweet gig as a director for Coca-Cola? Mick Dumke

• About Benjamin Kunkel‘s transformation from celebrated up-and-coming novelist to Marxist intellectual? Tal Rosenberg

• That supremely cool Second City music director Fred Kaz is dead? Tony Adler

• That we are living in the dark ages of dessert? Aimee Levitt

• That Marty McFly might be this season’s fashion icon (because we all desire to wear sleeveless parkas and high-tops)? Keshia Bardney

• That the missing French bulldogs from Avondale were found alive and well in Humboldt Park by a friendly family on their way home from the laundromat? Drew Hunt