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, June 30

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If someone handed you a paper hat this evening on a CTA Brown Line train, you were one of the lucky few players in the Paper Hat Game, a game invented by Scotty Iseri, local musician, performer and star of "Scotty Got An Office Job". Scotty's moving away soon, and so tonight's Paper Hat Game was the final one in Chicago. Unless, of course, you wanted to continue the tradition...

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