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Did you read about Iraq, Goldman Sachs, and a Hungarian pork delicacy?

Posted By on 06.20.14 at 11:45 AM

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

Hey, did you read:

• About our latest military mission in Iraq? ("Short of declaring his willingness to watch Iraq collapse . . . President Obama really didn’t have much choice," John Cassidy writes.) Steve Bogira

• About the financial trader who's fighting Goldman Sachs in court because he was only paid a bonus of $8 million in 2010? Mick Dumke

• Scott Smith's (aka @ourmaninchicago) response to being robbed at gunpoint near his home in Beverly? Aimee Levitt

• Tony Horwitz's calamitous venture into digital publishing? Tal Rosenberg

• That Indian Twitter is a techno-cesspool of sexual harassment? Lucy Wang

• Cameron Esposito's reflection on Dan Ronan, a local comic who recently passed away? Brianna Wellen

• That the garage where Deep Throat fed information on the Watergate break-in to Bob Woodward will be torn down? J.R. Jones

• About the Jewish origins of a Hungarian pork delicacy? Tony Adler

• Eudora Welty's 1933 letter of application to the New Yorker? Aimee Levitt

• About hip-hop's current infatuation with 1994? Leor Galil

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