Uhmmm, just yesterday Crimson Lounge (333 N. Dearborn St., 312-923-2473) was waaaay ahead in the Nightlife Poll for "2007's Best New Bar" at the bottom of the page. But I just checked it a few minutes ago, and Fat Cat (4840 N. Broadway, 773-506-3100) is back in the lead.
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