Posts Tagged ‘coffee’

On Starbucks’s “Race Together”

March 19, 2015

With apologies to Yakov Smirnoff:

In Soviet America, coffee shop patronizes customers.


A cool place

August 6, 2008

I like this, even if I don’t drink coffee: “the Conservative Cafe.” The Crown Point, Indiana coffee shop is designed to be a counter to the trendy-liberal atmosphere of the Starbucks-style cafe. Personally, I’d love one of the “Zip It, Hippie” t-shirts.

Coffee, Enhancement, and the Enlightenment

March 8, 2008

This Wired post has some interesting ideas about the possible effect of future “enhancement” drugs and body modifications, particularly using an analogy with coffee and the Enlightenment.