He Added Spice to Our Lives – The Post
Death of a Washington legend – The Wash. Times
Ben Ali’s Son: “We’re All OK.” – CityPaper
Ben Ali, founder of Ben’s Chili Bowl, dies – AP/WTOP
Ben Ali obituaries from the two D.C. broadsheets, plus the alternate tabloid and AP. The great irony of his life — he never had a half-smoke because his Muslim faith prohibits pork.
Despite Founder’s Death, It Was Business As Usual at Ben’s – CityPaper
Life Goes On in Rhythm of Ben’s – The Post
It was just a little busier at Ben’s Chili Bowl yesterday — Sounds like a good tribute to me.
For much of yesterday, “Ben’s Chili Bowl” and later “Ben Ali” were trending on Twitter.
The Death of Ben Ali: What Others Had to Say – CityPaper
What others are saying about Ali. What are you saying?
Ben Ali of Ben’s Chili Bowl dead at 82 – 10.08.2009
Fifty years of Ben’s Chili Bowl – 04.21.2008
Ben’s Chili Bowl, half-smoke, U Street, DC, Washington