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. 


Tuesday, January 18

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Cheetah Gym is in danger of being closed by MB Financial after the chain's owner, Reza Toulabi, defaulted on business loans. The gyms abruptly closed and soon reopened in 2007 after a bizarre series of events involving its former owner and employees. (Toulabi's been in the news more recently.)

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