Did you read about shoot-outs, aptronyms, and Decembeaver?



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

Hey, did you read:

• About the reporter for the Cape Cod Times who fabricated dozens and dozens of interviews in her three-decade tenure with the paper? Ben Sachs

• About the student movement pressuring colleges to divest themselves of fossil-fuel stock? Steve Bogira

• About the gnarly shoot-out at Ultra Lounge? Luca Cimarusti

• The story of second baseman Johnny Evers, the middle part of the most famous double-play combination in baseball history? Mick Dumke

• The excerpt from Alan Sepinwall's The Revolution Was Televised about the origins of Lost (for fanboys only)? Kevin Warwick

• This list of aptronyms, or names that aptly signify the signified, as with the great judge Learned Hand and hurdler Marina Stepanova? Asher Klein

• About Decembeaver? Tony Adler

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