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Friday, February 27, 2015

Did you read about ISIS, Leonard Nimoy, and British reality TV?

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

Hey, did you read:

• About the identification of Jihadi John, one of the ISIS beheaders? Mick Dumke

• About ISIS taking Assyrian captives and destroying ancient artifacts at a new museum in Mosul, Iraq? (For which crimes may they rot in their own version of hell.) Tony Adler

• That Leonard Nimoy has died? Brianna Wellen

• That Bertrice Small, author of some of the most insanely awesome over-the-top historical romance novels, filled with harem fantasies and pirate queens, has died? Aimee Levitt

• About the poor state of British reality TV imports, including the short-lived Sex Box, which is pretty much exactly what it sounds like? Drew Hunt

• This scientific explanation for the magical color-changing dress photo that broke the Internet? Aimee Levitt

• That Photo District News named Reader contributor Ryan Lowry one of 30 new and emerging photographers to watch? Leor Galil

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