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Take that, Starbucks! Be affraid, be very affraid, little mermaid (*)!! Tremble, as coffee-obsessed New Yorkers have many ways to get their cup of joe.
“Our culture runs on coffee and gasoline, the first often tasting like the second." said Edward Abbey (American writer 1927-1989). I tend to agree with that, probably because I am not a coffee lover. I do however enjoy a cup of latte or of "lait russe". As long as there is enough milk to offset the coffee taste, he he...
A Turkish proverb says that “Coffee should be black as Hell, strong as death, and sweet as love”. So I have to ask: a cloud of milk or black? How many sugar cubes? Or maybe just tea?
(*) For those who haven't had their daily cup yet, that's the lady on their logo, Starbucks is the first mate in Moby Dick.