Date: Fri, 22 Mar 1996 15:12:23 -0500
From: Undetermined origin c/o LISTSERV maintainer
owner-LISTSERV[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]UGA.CC.UGA.EDU
Subject: Re: gapers' block
On Fri, 22 Mar 1996, Allan Metcalf wrote:
In Chicago, a traffic slowdown caused by drivers slowing to look at an
accident in the opposite lane, or some other sight (currently a portrait of
Dennis Rodman of the Chicago Bulls, changing hair color as Rodman does) - is
called a "gapers' block."
Is that term used elsewhere? If not, what?
Here in Washington they are refered to as "Rubber-neckers".