4

Comment Of The Day: Loving Houston

^
Keep Houston Press Free
I Support
  • Local
  • Community
  • Journalism
  • logo

Support the independent voice of Houston and help keep the future of Houston Press free.

We have some great commenters here on Hair Balls, and it's time we paid some damn attention to them.

So we'll be highlighting a Comment of the Day each morning, from the previous day's work. Maybe two comments, even.

This will all be determined by a highly rigorous scientific formula involving wit, clarity and whatever else we feel like at the moment.

Overtaken by the Christmas spirit, we listed 50 great things about living in Houston. One commenter liked this foray into positivity, even though he took a shot at us taking shots at Republicans.

ostiones wrote

It wouldn't be the Press without a couple of shots at the right, but other than that, I loved to see something positive printed about Houston. I would interchange best BBQ for best Tex Mex, as the BBQ is not great here, although I do like Gaitlan's and Pierson's a lot, but be prepared to wait for super slow service at Gaitlan's. As for those who complain about traffic, nobody put a gun to your head and made you move to Katy or Cypress, although Mayor Lanier and Metro bought and demolished a perfectly good rail line along I-10 that connected to the light rail at UH Downtown. I like the BREAKING NEWS on the weather, it's gong to be 31, don't forget to wrap the pipes.

Keep the Houston Press Free... Since we started the Houston Press, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Houston, and we would like to keep it that way. Offering our readers free access to incisive coverage of local news, food and culture. Producing stories on everything from political scandals to the hottest new bands, with gutsy reporting, stylish writing, and staffers who've won everything from the Society of Professional Journalists' Sigma Delta Chi feature-writing award to the Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism. But with local journalism's existence under siege and advertising revenue setbacks having a larger impact, it is important now more than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" membership program, allowing us to keep covering Houston with no paywalls.

We use cookies to collect and analyze information on site performance and usage, and to enhance and customize content and advertisements. By clicking 'X' or continuing to use the site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. To find out more, visit our cookies policy and our privacy policy.

 

Join the Press community and help support independent local journalism in Houston.

 

Join the Press community and help support independent local journalism in Houston.