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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Monday, April 24
Chicago ranks [shakes magic 8 ball] as the eighth most stressful city in the United States. Debt, congestion and cold winters are apparently the cause.