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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In 1962, Frank Sinatra and his Rat Pack spent eight nights playing Villa Venice, a Chicago nightclub owned by mobster Sam Giancana -- in retribution for the Kennedys breaking their deal with the Outfit.

 
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