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  • A few of the celebrities who stood awkwardly on stage during yesterday’s Tidal press conference

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

Hey, did you read:

• About the largely unregulated, gouging prison phone system? Steve Bogira

• That Indiana, everybody’s favorite state, has sentenced a woman to 20 years in prison for feticide? Drew Hunt

• About Rahm Emanuel’s response to Jake Malooley’s post on the time he appeared shirtless in Marquette Park to protest Nazis? Mick Dumke

• About Jay Z’s reboot of streaming music service Tidal? Leor Galil

• About Wilco canceling a show in Indianapolis in protest of Indiana’s religious-objection law? Cassidy Ryan

• This tell-all Q&A with a Comcast customer service rep? Lucy Wang