They just got a different tool to use than we do: They kill innocent lives to achieve objectives. That's what they do. And they're good. They get on the TV screens and they get people to ask questions about, well, you know, this, that or the other. I mean, they're able to kind of say to people: Don't come and bother us, because we will kill you. Bush - Joint News Conference with Blair - 28 July '06

Tuesday, January 08, 2008

Starbucks could start making decent coffee

Starbucks, Threatened by McDonald's, Brings Back Schultz as CEO

Howard Schultz was peddling a unique idea when he turned a Seattle coffee-bean roaster into a chain of U.S. cafes called Starbucks Corp. Now he is returning to lead a company battered by the competitive landscape it created. Link

db: Can you imagine your favourite European coffee shop coming under competitive threat from McDonalds? This just confirms what we all know - Starbucks coffee is foul piss.