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

Hey, did you read:

• That the FCC may push Broadway shows out of the bandwidth they use for wireless miking? Tony Adler

• The Tribune shamelessly using news space to push its pro-charter-school editorial position? Tony Adler

• About the abduction of a New York couple that was actually just a hoax? Drew Hunt

• That Harmony Korine was banned from David Letterman because he got caught digging through Meryl Streep’s purse? —Gwynedd Stuart

• Whet Moser’s analysis (and maps!) of poverty in Chicago from the 50s to the aughts? Kate Schmidt

• The dog in Belarus that inherited nearly $1 million? Aimee Levitt

• That Talk of the Nation will be silenced? Deanna Isaacs