1. Walking past those new money-gouging parking meters (thanks, Mayor Daley and City Council!) and being so relieved we don't have to pay for parking.
2. Experiencing all the diversity the city has to offer, even when riding a mere two stops.
3. Looking down below during a snowstorm -- or heavy rain or any rush hour, really -- and seeing cars snarled in traffic and feeling quite smug we instead can catch up on our reading.
Hey! YOU GOT three BETTER ONES?
Tell us your three favorite things about the L!