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Melissa Allison follows the world's biggest coffee-shop chain and other Seattle caffeine purveyors.

August 16, 2010 at 2:29 PM

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Police called after ordering incident at NYC Starbucks

Posted by Melissa Allison

The New York Post and Vanity Fair, among others, are spilling ink on an incident in which an English professor says she was hauled out of a Manhattan Starbucks after refusing to specify whether she wanted butter or cheese on her bagel. A Starbucks worker told the Post she called a barista a bad name.

Seriously. It must be a slow news week.

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