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Chicagoist’s "Countdown to Rahmageddon" concluded with the election of Rahm Emanuel as Mayor. With Emanuel’s election, the epic "Mayor Emanuel" Twitter feed came to a glorious end, and they broke the feed down by the numbers. But the biggest election surprise was the election of City Council’s first Asian-American alderman. Chicagoist also hosted an inspired live chat to discuss the election’s ramifications.