Emmett Till Credit: Gannett News Service

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

Hey, did you read:

• About the weird dating dynamics between sugar daddies and their sugar babies? Aimee Levitt

• Ben Austen’s New York Times Magazine piece on efforts to diversify tennis on the south side? Jake Malooley

• That TV’s binge-watch bubble may soon burst?Drew Hunt

• That winners of the Illinois lottery won’t get paid until the state budget standoff is resolved? Mick Dumke

• That Emmett Till was murdered 60 years ago today? Tony Adler

• That Amy Schumer and Jennifer Lawrence danced on Billy Joel’s piano during his Wrigley Field set last night? Ryan Smith

• That Ashley Madison’s CEO has resigned? Drew Hunt