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The Maine Airport Coffee Economy

Maine has its faults, but this is one of the reasons I love living here:   This is how you get coffee at the local airport: The tin-can economy is a great antidote to my gloomy cynicism.

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A Nightmare Of Venti Proportions

This morning, as I was just beginning to wake up, I had a dream that my wife was helping a group of Ethiopian refugees who were having a meeting in a parking lot outside of a shopping mall. I had nothing to do while she

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Gimme Edward Snowden

Secretary of State John Kerry calls Edward Snowden a “coward” for individually facing down the U.S. government in order to expose the unconstitutional regime of Big Brother spying against Americans set up under George W. Bush. A coward? That’s not how they see things at

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When Creativity Sounds Like Coffee

It could be that people are most interested in buying innovative products as tools of compensation when they are feeling the least ability to summon innovative thought themselves.

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Would You Drink Satanic Coffee?

A Starbucks customer has accused a worker there of putting Satanic symbols on top of her coffee. I’m not saying that I support the drawing of religious symbols such as a 5-pointed star or three sixes, in the foam on top of a sugary coffee-based

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Successful People Teach Us How To Be Creative

The first thing you do is get an espresso machine that costs over three thousand dollars and hire a special technician to fix the machine because it breaks down all the time. If you do this, you will have the kind of coffee that will

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Google To Release GoogleMug In April

The apps specially designed for the GoogleMug will make use of an array of sensors on the interior of the cup. The background of the screen exterior will change color as the coffee or tea inside cools. Embedded heaters can also be set to automatically reheat the liquid once it goes down below a certain temperature.

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Donations: Partnership for Civil Justice and Coffee Kids

Each time we sell a made-in-the-USA liberal political t-shirt at Skreened, we set aside one dollar to donate to a liberal political cause and another dollar to better the economic condition of poor people outside the United States. This month, our domestic political donation goes

Psst... what kind of person doesn't support pacifism?