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.
✶ Thank you for your readership and contributions over the past 12-plus years. ✶
Saturday, April 29
On Sunday, DirecTV customers may find that they're no longer able to watch WGN and other Tribune television properties, as the contract between the companies expires Saturday with no resolution in sight.