As of January 1, 2016, Gapers Block has ceased publication. The site will remain up in archive form. Please visit Third Coast Review, a new site by several GB alumni.
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Thursday, March 23
Chicago is, apparently, one of the most closely watched cities in the world. Estimates put the number of cameras watching us at about 10,000. So, relax. You're not paranoid after all.