How many of you caught the Straits Times article on raining Merlions?

Anyways, for those who's not caught that, here's the link
The day it rained Merlion

How do you feel about the article or picture?

Now see this Taxi drop-off

The exact wordings from the magazine, December 2004.

Mariusz Solka of Wallington, New Jersey, always bring his camera with him on trips to Manhattan. One rainy day, when Solka was stuck in traffic waiting for the light to change, he noticed the intriguing patterns of drops on his car window reflecting from the taxi idling next to him. He quickly composed with his Canon EOS A2E and 100mm f/2.8 EF Macro lens, exposing for 1/90 sec at f/2.8, before the traffic unsnarled and the cab raced away.

Film, Fujichrome Velvia 50.

How do you feel after comparing the two?