U.S. Woman Arrested For Sitting With A Male Co-Worker At Starbucks in Saudi Arabia

U.S. Woman Arrested For Sitting With A Male Co-Worker At Starbucks in Saudi Arabia

A U.S. businesswoman was arrested by Saudi Arabia’s religious police for sitting with a male co-worker at Starbucks, says CBS news.

She sat with a male colleague in the Starbucks’ family area, the only place women are allowed to sit with men.

If You're Not Ill, Drink Coffee With a Good Conscience

If You're Not Ill, Drink Coffee With a Good Conscience

My wife grew up in Massachusetts, and her music teacher must have been a descendant of one of the original Puritan settlers. In chorus, the kids were taught a “coffee song,” which they sang , perhaps with fingers wagging, for the parents on recital night. The lyrics, approximately, were “C-O-F-F-E-E, coffee is not for me, it’s a drink that people wake up with, and it makes them nervous, it is a SIN…”