Gapers Block has ceased publication.

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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Sunday, January 23

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Barack Obama slayed the crowd at the annual Gridiron Club Roast. It was an invite-only affair, but fortunately Lynne Sweet covered the hilarity (or was it Hillary-ity? Ha!). But Obama's comic and musical stylings were only part of his broad repertoire, according to Claire Zulkey.

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