Rick Kogan: The Playboy Club Was One Of The Most Sophisticated Night Clubs

FILE - In this June 25, 1986 file photo, Playboy founder Hugh Hefner, center, poses with a group of current and former Playboy bunnies at the Playboy Club in Los Angeles, days before the club closed. The tightly corseted Playboy Bunnies, with rabbit tails and ears, will soon be back in business in New York City. Three decades after the original Playboy Club closed in Manhattan, a new club will debut later this year in a hotel a few blocks from Times Square. (AP Photo, File)

The Chicago Tribune’s and WGN’s Rick Kogan joins Jim Turano, in for Dean Richards, to talk about the re-opening of the Playboy Club in New York, if the club can be successful in 2017 and they discuss the Playboy Magazine and Playboy Club’s impact in Chicago.