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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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Wednesday, October 20

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Today's New York Times gets itself all tangled up about just what the White Sox win means. You know, in a metaphysical sense. While the sports section quotes fans using the word "redemption," on the Op-Ed page, Studs Terkel isn't so sure. My read on this? Celebrate now, cogitate later. To that end, who doesn't love a parade?! The forecast calls for ticker tape showers, starting at noon.

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