A wonder strike from Matt Phillips saw him top the poll on a day made colder still when Palace froze out Rs 3-1.
The Phillips hit was terrific, but what price 36-year-old flu ridden Clint Hill coming second coming on out of dire necessity in the second half?
It says much for bravery and GetWestLondon readers they recognised the self sacrifice. Hill was even given a standing ovation from Palace fans at the finish.
However, QPR coach Chris Ramsey reckoned the same old mistakes came back to haunt Hoops at Palace.
And it was no surprise to see defenders, bar keeper Rob Green, towards the bottom of the pile after Hoops went 3-0 down with half the game to go,