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View Poll Results: What are your thoughts about Starbucks
Good coffees! Scary corporation. 3 27.27%
Bad coffees! Scary corporation. 2 18.18%
Good coffees! Fine corporation. 2 18.18%
How can anyone drink that burnt swill? No. Just no. 1 9.09%
I'm afraid of the Baristas. 3 27.27%
I await the timely downfall of all things Starbucks. 3 27.27%
I like the little quotes on the cups. 1 9.09%
What's with the lady in Starbucks' logo? 4 36.36%
'Sokay (it's okay). 4 36.36%
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Old 03-02-2008   #1
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Re: Starbucks

I hate coffee.
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mmmm coffee.
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Re: Starbucks

starbucks is okay but its well over rated. you can get just as good,if not better in tons of other places for like half the price.
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mmmm coffee.
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I guess it doesn't make much sense to say "bad coffees! Fine corporation." Oh well...

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Re: Starbucks

I only like Starbucks coffee when one of my friends is working there.

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Re: Starbucks

I basically live off starbucks some weeks...it's not the best, but for convenience sake/familiarity with menu and ability to customize easily, I go there most often. Prices are about the same as all other coffee shops in my area, which is pretty ridiculous! So, yes, I have succombed to the corporate monster.
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Re: Starbucks

ermm, i had my first real cup of coffee last wednesday. (i had to get my friend to help me to make it, cause i had no idea how to go about it.) and it was just as bad as i thought it would be.

i usually just get a hot chocolate from starbucks. but even that's kind of gross, it's just too bitter.

im from seattle. and i dislike coffee. i'm a non-conformist.
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Re: Starbucks

its the only coffee place around here... so I've never had anything else... its ok

I get every once in a while... especially if im pulling an all nighter (or four)
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Re: Starbucks

HATE. It needs to die. Crappy drinks (teas, I mean), condescending atmosphere...
I would rather make the tea for myself.
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Re: Starbucks

I like s-bux, but not for coffee. I hate coffee. Venti passion ice tea lemonade extra sweet is amazing! 2.10 for a large and 50 cent refills. Keep 'em coming all day long! Actually i think its more for the lemonade. Just plain passion ice tea is 2.10. w/e. Or hot chai with the lemony bread stuff is amazing. I love tea. I'm glad they don't just serve coffee.
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I only like Starbucks coffee when one of my friends is working there.

No, thank you MisfitChris.
what?

i like doppios.
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I'm calling you out on hooking me up at Starbucks. I mean... not that you were... you know in case the corporation has some kind of forum-patrolling bot that'll find and fire you.

Oh and spell Palahniuk right on your signature. That's annoying me. nevermind, I'll change it myself.
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they probably do. they got enough cameras in that place to run a multiangle porno shoot.
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i'm alright with Starbucks. they have brilliant Hot White Chocolate

but yeah the barista's do actually scare me.. they ask you if you want any extra things in your drink before you've finished ordering and they cleverly say 'do you want 7x caramel?' very quickly so you don';t quite understand it.. and well... you just nod cos you dont know what they said, and soon enough, you're broke!

and what is with the woman in the logo?!!?! haha
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its a siren from moby dick.
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Re: Starbucks

I put up with Starbucks cause it is just about the only place for me to get coffee. After getting real coffee from real (not just push button) baristas in local cafes I have only barely tolerated Starbucks. (I dislike just about all American coffee chains)
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Re: Starbucks

I hate that Place
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