Originally Posted by firecracker jack
Just another dumb question...what are the "crocs"?
Those things on your feet. http://www.crocs.com/
You don't have any funny seasonings in your rub that I would recognize as causing a bad taste reaction. From what the others have posted in both the threads it sounds like you have a problem with the amount of smoke. I have never had that problem, so I can't be of help there.