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By Chuck Sudo on Aug 7, 2007 10:15PM


- "Fast Eddie's Last Race:" Vrdolyak pleads not guilty to bribery charges.

- More goodness from Tony Rezko.

- Rudy Giuliani's teenage daughter is an Obama girl.

- The art of the deal: Mayor Daley reaches labor peace, brokering a 10-year deal with city trade unions that may help attract the 2016 Summer Olympics.

- Don't get used to it: Steve Stone fills in for Darrin Jackson (who's in Arizona waiting for his wife to give birth) on Sox games.

- Foie gras is a freebie at Alinea. Understand?

- Kevin Pang of the Tribune gives us a look at Art Smith's Table Fifty-Two. The verdict? Go now before the cult of Oprah makes getting a table impossible.

- O'Hare is Number One ... in fewest on-time departures.

- The Democratic presidential candidates are heading to Soldier Field this evening.

- Rahm Emanuel and Dick Durbin target BP in radio ads this week.

- And how many of you have signed the on-line petition opposing the proposed Whiting refinery dumping?

"Chicago Hot Dog Crawl" courtesy of liz noise.