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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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Recall hearing earlier this year that median rent for a one-bedroom apartment in Chicago was $1,920? That seemed pretty high -- and Daniel Kay Hertz explains why it's totally inaccurate.

 
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