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• About how President Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper initiative shortchanges black girls? Steve Bogira

• That the Westboro Baptist Church will picket Reddit’s San Francisco offices next month, just two days after they plan to host a Reddit Ask Me Anything? Leor Galil

• That Logan Square’s Two Way Lounge is for sale? Brianna Wellen

• About the fight over the future of Afrobeat? Ben Sachs

• About the Choco-Pie airlift into North Korea? Ben Sachs

• About the dubious conviction of Tyrone Hood for a 1993 south-side murder? Steve Bogira

• About the self-marketing and capitalist strategies of the smartphone game Kim Kardashian: Hollywood? Lucy Wang