Houston’s other smell

One thing I really appreciate about Houston is the colorful sunsets:

Of course, you do know why we have those, don’t you?  Because our traffic is like this:

From Wikipedia

Okay, that’s not normal traffic, it’s the disastrous 2005 evacuation before Hurricane Rita — but it’s close enough!  We also get a little extra help in the pollution department from all the industry along the ship channel:

But today we got a little extra help!  Thanks, Montgomery County.  The haze and smoky smell blanketing the city were a little gross and I’m guessing it aggravated more than a few people’s asthma, but I did enjoy tonight’s beautiful sunset on my way home from spinning. :)

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