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There’ll Always Be A Brookline (Styrofoam Ban Edition)

With apologies (but no trademark infringement) to The New Yorker As of next December, the hardcaffeinating staff will be buying its coffee elsewhere from the People’s Republic of Brookline. Wednesday’s Boston Globe: Styrofoam ban approved in Brookline Vote boots Styrofoam … Continue reading

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Campaign Outsider Dream o’ a Lifetime: You Could Be DunKing Donut

Newsflash: You Could Be President of Dunkin’ Nation. (Warning: You have to Like Dunkin’ Donuts to enter.) Once you do, though, you discover this: Who wants to be mayor when you can be President? That’s right. Try to be the first to … Continue reading

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Let The $4 Billion Rumpus Begin! (Starbucks Political $$$ Edition)

By now it’s clear that Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz is overcaffeinated on the topic of partisan gridlock in the nation’s capital. But his crusade is really percolating thanks to this full-page ad in Sunday’s New York Times (via Mogulite): The text … Continue reading

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The Hardworking Staff Runs On Dunkin’

Anybody else knee-deep in free donuts? Just about every time you’ve bought a cup of coffee at Dunkin’ Donuts for the past – what? year? – the receipt has said this: HEY AMERICA! WANT A FREE DONUT WHEN YOU PURCHASE … Continue reading

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Seems the pistol-packin’ set has invaded your local Starbucks (via the Wall Street Journal): Starbucks Corp. and some other chain stores in the U.S. are finding themselves caught in the middle of a firearms debate, as gun-control advocates go up … Continue reading

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