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

Hey, did you read:

• That SCOTUS upheld Obamacare subsidies? Drew Hunt

• That PBS has suspended Finding Your Roots over findings of Ben Affleck’s “improper influence”? (Sony e-mails posted to WikiLeaks revealed that details of Affleck’s slave-owning ancestor were left out of an episode following Affleck’s request.) John Dunlevy

• That slavery never really ended, it just evolved? Steve Bogira

• About the New Jersey family who won’t move into their million dollar home because of threatening letters from the mysterious “Watcher.” Mick Dumke

• That in the battle for racial equality, Nicholas Kristof writes, it’s time to move beyond symbols to substance? Steve Bogira

• The confessions of a former Baltimore cop? Drew Hunt