Having read some disparaging comments about Sripraphai's pad thai, I'm curious to know what it's lacking. I've enjoyed it on my occasional visits, but I was introduced to the dish there, so I don't know the difference.
Have a mouse pad, but not using it? Boston University student and CHOW.com intern Austin Pohlen shows how to repurpose it. This special College Edition CHOW tip is part of a series aimed at helping students on a budget with food and entertaining while living away from home.