Tag Archives: Starbucks

The 2013 SBL Annual Meeting Call for Papers is Up

From the SBL Vatican- The Annual Meetings 2013 Call for Papers is now open.  Submissions are due by March 1, 2013.  For more information please visit  the Annual Meetings page. Submit soon, and submit often.  We have to decide what … Continue reading

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The Single Most Useful Piece of Information About SBL in San Fran

What could it be?  Naturally it’s where to find the best coffee.  Well, according to Brian ‘The Door’ LePort anyway.  I might try some but you’ll find me at Starbucks for certain.

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More From the ‘Gangs are Silly’ Files

Two people died, eight suffered gun shot wounds and dozens have been arrested in what authorities are calling “the most severe clash” in a decade between two California biker groups, reports Reuters — and it all started over Starbucks coffee. … Continue reading

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Yes, He Most Certainly Should Have Been Fired

He’s got a foul mouth. He can’t sing well. He’s insulting. He’s racist. He’s nasty. And he’s miserable at English grammar. He doesn’t need to work around people, or food. Christopher Cristwell, a 25-year-old California man, was fired from Starbucks … Continue reading

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Life in the Gulag

One thing about living in the sticks is that services like phone and internet can go out for no apparent reason at all.  Last night our internet just stopped working.  No biggie, I was going to bed anyway. Unfortunately it … Continue reading

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Yes, Starbucks Should Pull the Plug on Loafers

This week the question is asked. Some of the java giant’s New York City coffee shops are cutting off customers who mistake the cafes for a home office … Is Starbucks justified in cracking down on parasitical laptop loafers? Some … Continue reading

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I’m Glad Starbucks Won

Watching greedy litigious people lose frivolous lawsuits is quite a joy. Especially when they sue because they’re injured due to their own careless stupidity. A Manhattan woman has failed to persuade a U.S. appeals court that Starbucks Corp should be … Continue reading

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Starbucks’ Flirting Baristas

  Ok, we 50 year olds don’t normally mind when young ladies are a bit flirtatious.  When we notice (and I never do, which is why I have to ask).  I mentioned previously the barista who asked my name so … Continue reading

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