Every now and then I'm seeing whiny, criticisms of howler. his belly achin' is why i frequent this site, and of course to see what big-dog had for dinner. da fact of dee matter is, the man does know his chow. let him 'howl' from time to time, it's refreshing. but aside from that, anyone who can come up with the paragraph below REALLY does deserve honors in the chowhound.com hall of fame.
.on nyc taxis..
"perhaps its the mighty indignation that i don't have exact change: paying with a twenty, how dare i? i'll overlook the unwashed smell, the crackling cb radios, the cramped interior, the oh-so-hokie, never followed 'bill of passenger rights' and the a.c. that mournfully wheezes subway breath right in my face, but MUST i listen to unfunky punjabi music? "