I've been to two of the 100.
Given the prices I assume most of the rest charge, I'm not really interested in visiting the others.
I thought that list was questionable.
Next time I'm in Chi-Town, I'm probably trying it.
(Read the comment by Stephen Winick if you want to learn how noted car designer Carroll Shelby played a part in the story.)
Amen, James Lileks, Amen.
I know where everything is. I have never felt overwhelmed by the quantity of decisions I am required to make, because I have in my head a set of standards: price, quality, how the excesses in this item will be offset by the virtues in this other one, and so on. If anything I exult in the quantity of decisions. To live in a land with 17 types of canned corn!
From Business Insider:
Diners are an American tradition, and everyone thinks his or her hometown's greasy spoon is the best.
For this list, we scoured Yelp reviews, local newspapers, and culinary awards to find the most popular and beloved diner in every state. We defined diner as a restaurant whose primary purpose is serving breakfast, and awarded bonus points to dives open 24-7.
And James Delingpole makes the important connection to climate change: "So Butter is Good For You. Just Like Global Warming, Then."
"Cheaper," other things equal, is good.