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we are starbucks [Guardedly Optimistic]
“I’m homeless. It’s warm in here. I am Starbucks.”

“I had to go to the bathroom. I am Starbucks.”

McDonald’s invites public to take tour of its kitchen [gulf times]
“I encourage everyone to take the tour in our kitchen. It is fun and beneficial to all,” urged al-Mana.

AT&T begins phase-out of Cingular brand in retail stores [San Antonio Business Journal]
. Cingular’s bouncing “Jack” logo has officially been retired.

Update on “congresscritters eat food stamps for a week” – TSA bans PBJ [BoingBoing]
I have .33 cents and a bag of cornmeal to last today and tomorrow.

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  1. not_seth_brundle says:

    .33 cents? Either he has special congressperson money or it’s the Verizon math…

  2. Meg Marco says:

    @not_seth_brundle: He must have asked for exact change at the gas station. Uh, several times.

  3. synergy says:

    When you only have 21 dollars to eat with all week, you count every penny, including any you might find dropped in the parking lot by careless middle class people.

  4. Moosehawk says:


    Yea, or when somebody rips a penny into 1/3s. What is somebody living on food stamps doing flying anyway?

    Welfare is ridiculous. Some of those people are perfectly capable of getting jobs and surviving. It’s why we have a minimum wage. To quote SNL, “Don’t spend money you don’t have.”