Need a visual aid for your print edition? Jonathan Gold visits Noodle guy in the San Gabriel Valley. ("The guys waiting tables may or not be graduate students at UC Irvine. Even the soup bowls are kind of nice, or at least nice enough to make it clear that they were not the single cheapest bowls available at the restaurant-supply store that day. I've been in four or five times, and my elbows have yet to stick to the table, which is probably a record when it comes to local noodle shops.") Click through for Anne Fishbein's spectacular photos and read more in Gold's Counter Intelligence, "Supreme in Soup."