> In article <m7f8igtvj2si15ion...@4ax.com
> J. Clarke <jclarke...@gmail.com
>>On Mon, 23 Aug 2021 17:20:24 -0700, Dimensional Traveler
>>>On 8/23/2021 11:34 AM, Lynn McGuire wrote:
>>>> Pearls Before Swine: My Coffee Name
>>>> I don't go to Starbucks, I'm no boob.
>>>To some just saying that makes you a boob.
>>None whose opinion, at least in the area of coffee, is worth
>>considering. Starbucks has the same kind of quality control as
>>McDonalds--what you get will be the same in every Starbucks in the
>>world. To achieve that level of consistency they have to blend and
>>roast every last vestige of character out of their coffee. There's a
>>reason they push milk drinks.
> I remember when a young man was staying with us (there was trouble at
> home and we had an extra bedroom), and one day I heard him talking
> on the phone and mentioning Starbucks' in tones of scorn.
> When he'd hung up, I asked (out of mere curiosity, I don't drink
> coffee at all) whether Starbuck's coffee was any good.
> "STARBUCKS!" he shouted. "They pay lousy wages and no benefits."
outlets. People continue working there for the health insurance.