As of January 1, 2016, Gapers Block is on indefinite hiatus. The site will remain up in archive form while we evaluate our options, which may include a redesign or sale.
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Wednesday, January 18
Hey, did you see the New York Times op-ed page on Tuesday? An article by Mayor Daley, along with the Mayors Bloomberg, Hahn and King of New York, Los Angeles and Gary, respectively, calling for stricter gun laws to help cut down on urban crime. [Free registration required.] (Thanks Seth.)