hort.net Seasonal photo, (c) 2006 Christopher P. Lindsey, All Rights Reserved: do not copy
articles | gallery of plants | blog | tech blog | plant profiles | patents | mailing lists | top stories | links | shorturl service | tom clothier's archive0
Gallery of Plants
Tech Blog
Plant Profiles
Mailing Lists
    Search ALL lists
    Search help
    Subscription info
Top Stories
sHORTurl service
Tom Clothier's Archive
 Top Stories
New Trillium species discovered

Disease could hit Britain's trees hard

Ten of the best snowdrop cultivars

Plant protein database helps identify plant gene functions

Dendroclimatologists record history through trees

Potato beetle could be thwarted through gene manipulation

Hawaii expands coffee farm quarantine

Study explains flower petal loss

RSS story archive

short comment on Starbucks

  • Subject: [cg] short comment on Starbucks
  • From: "Garry Schuler" <schulerg@msn.com>
  • Date: Mon, 03 May 2004 05:32:12 +0000

It is truly amazing to me how this little company that began in a space at Seattle's famed Pike Place Public Market by hippies has grown to be the megalomaniacal destroyer of whole civilizations (according to what I am reading on this listserve). Get a grip. Starbucks continues to grow because people like the coffee and are willing to part with their money. Personally, I like Tully's. My advice: keep buying what you like where you like it and keep those little guys in business they need you. If they grow to more than one store though, look out! They may be out to take over the world!

PS: Coffee farmers are more likely to be cheated by their own government than by Starbucks.

Getting married? Find tips, tools and the latest trends at MSN Life Events. http://lifeevents.msn.com/category.aspx?cid=married

______________________________________________________ The American Community Gardening Association listserve is only one of ACGA's services to community gardeners. To learn more about the ACGA and to find out how to join, please go to http://www.communitygarden.org

To post an e-mail to the list: community_garden@mallorn.com

To subscribe, unsubscribe or change your subscription: https://secure.mallorn.com/mailman/listinfo/community_garden

 © 1995-2017 Mallorn Computing, Inc.All Rights Reserved.
Our Privacy Statement
Other Mailing lists | Author Index | Date Index | Subject Index | Thread Index