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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, March 5

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While folks struggle to find just the right metaphor for the proposed Fordham Spire, national coverage of it continues today. The Washington Post offers this account, while the Times puts the desire for tall buildings in historical and global perspective. That article engages the very question with which the Tribune's editorial grapples; your opinion is welcome in Fuel.

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