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Did you read about Iraq, white flight, and dolphins?

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

Hey, did you read:

• That the United States is likely to get involved in the fighting in Iraq again as insurgents take over large parts of the country? Mick Dumke

• That a lack of major wars may be limiting global economic growth? Steve Bogira

• That thousands of Chicago homeowners are paying taxes to prevent white flight? Mick Dumke

• About exonerated rapist Andre Davis's murder charge? (We wrote about his 32-year incarceration and subsequent release in a two-part story last year.) Gwynedd Stuart

• This short history of the executioner? Aimee Levitt

• About the clue missed by a New York gallery that a painting signed by "Jackson Pollok" might be a fake? Deanna Isaacs

• About the dolphin researcher who got intimate with one of her subjects? Tony Adler

• About being on the road with Brooklyn band Parquet Courts? Tal Rosenberg

• This oral history of the movie Speed as told by the passengers on the bus? Brianna Wellen

• That Ed Begley Jr. is selling his car on Craigslist? Brianna Wellen

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