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Gapers Block published from April 22, 2003 to Jan. 1, 2016. The site will remain up in archive form. Please visit Third Coast Review, a new site by several GB alumni.
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Tuesday, November 30

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Barack Obama gets another glowing profile, this one in the New York Times, on the eve of his keynote address to the Democratic National Convention. Sadly, the keynote speech is one of many convention highlights the networks have elected not to cover, so you'll have to turn to PBS or cable tomorrow night to see how Obama fares on the national stage.

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