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If you have the time and/or patience and/or strength of spirit to read yet another year-end list, the results of Idolator's first Jackin' Pop Critics Poll are up now. Chicago's pretty well represented in there. Lupe and Rhymefest both came in about where I'd expected, and Chicago rock nabbed a few spots, with Bound Stems, Lawrence Arms, Low Skies, Eleventh Dream Day, Catfish Haven, and Mannequin Men all making appearances. Best Chicagoland-related surprise: Saint Charles black metal band Nachtmystium beating Jay-Z by one point.