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.
 Thank you for your readership and contributions. 


Thursday, May 23

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Or at least you will, right? If so then you (have noticed) will notice new machines at your polling place. Not that anyone should expect problems, but if you do, The Illinois Ballot Integrity Project would love to hear about it. You can check out their site for possible problems. If you notice them in Chicago, send an email to: If you're in suburban Cook County, then send an email to: Update: The Chicago Board of Elections email box is full. You'll have to place a call to: 312/269-7870, instead.Thanks, Roni.

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