I looked at the others, read pros and cons, really did my reasarch. The main factors for me, in no order, were reputation, how long the BGE has been around, lifetime warranty, satisfaction owners had when they did have warranty issues and products/after market stuff available. It seemed to me BGE won on every one of those issues.
This was a mini test for the big assed turkey I'm doing this Sunday? More lump, get it going quicker, white smoke is bad, indirect on a bowling ball and direct on a disc. Spatchcock is the best but ugly, keep trying and I will figure it out, you guys are here to guide me. And I need to drink a lot! Did I miss anything?