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.
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Wednesday, July 17

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Rahm Emanuel and his brothers Ari and Ezekiel were interviewed by NBC's Brian Williams this past Friday night to promote Ezekiel's recent memoir about their family; however, Ari later sent a legalese-heavy letter to the network demanding that parts of the interview be edited out, as Williams asked several non-softball questions about the brothers' involvement with Israel, as well as Ari's reputation for being too Jeremy Piven-like (NSFW).

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