Date: Fri, 22 Mar 1996 15:12:23 -0500 From: Undetermined origin c/o LISTSERV maintainer 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". Greg Roberts Georgetown University