The rumpled young men were sleeping on the ground outside the coffee shop as early morning patrons made their way in. They routinely hogged the store's bathroom, and often left it stinking and littered with the residue of narcotic use. At the market nearby they'd cruise the aisles, buoyed by...
In the Recall Roundup for January, defective candles risk burning people and property, a coffeemaker sprays hot water somewhere other than the coffee grounds, and flammable and drawstring-laden children’s clothes made it to stores despite bans on both. Show More Summary
Gabriela Salazar has built a small metropolis in a basement in Bushwick.
Following Mayor Bloomberg’s lead, NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio bans Styrofoam take-out trays and coffee cups, along with packing peanuts used in shipping, on the grounds that they can’t be recycled [Eater NYC, city press release, earlier...Show More Summary
A small, unbranded coffee shop served as a secret testing ground for the company and its new premium strategy.
When you’ve been guzzling coffee and soda during your flight and have to squeeze past two dozing strangers to get to the rest room, what do you do? What do you do? Recently, everyone from on-board animals to airline executives have been behaving like jerks during air travel, and flights have been disrupted because of legroom wars. and JetBlue … [More]
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Keurig, the manufacturer of a single-serve coffee brewing system, has a very wide following amongst coffee drinkers. Their K-cup (pre-packaged coffee grounds with a coffee filter, all in a plastic container) is an interesting concept and makes brewing a single cup of coffee much more efficient over making a whole pot. Show More Summary
The day started off with me pouring hot water into coffee grounds in my French press, waiting five minutes and pouring it into my mug. Anyone notice a missing step there? I am happy to report the day got better, as the Steelers won, WVU basketball won, and now I am watching Marco Polo on [Read more...]
Don't toss those coffee grounds! Put them to good use, along with your stash of mini hotel bar soaps, with this easy-to-make soap that's a perfect gift for the favorite guy in your life that loves a strong cup o' joe. These soaps are seriously easy to make and exfoliate and deodorize, leaving skin nice and healthy without any froufrou scents. Show More Summary
• Creationists lose a lawsuit seeking to keep evolution out of public schools on the spurious grounds that it’s “religious”. It’s worth noting that they’ve given up on demanding equal time for their own beliefs and are now just seeking to destroy science education. • This painfully appropriate headline says it all: Actual War on [Read More...]
Devocion sells dangerous grounds.
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Sometimes I think they mix lead paint chips in with the coffee grounds at Politico. pic.twitter.com/Ie47KofWAj — Jesse Berney (@jesseberney) November 13, 2014 Possibly related, Marc Ambinder at The Week tells us that “Alien conspiracy theorists think the government is on the verge of spilling big secrets“: For as long as I’ve been reading about [Read more...]
There was a time when all you did to make a cup of coffee was put in the grounds, add the water and press a button. Now, with the advent of 21st century technology laden machines such as the Arist, brewing the drink that gets your day started is looking more and more like a Silicon Valley project. Show More Summary
Still spending $4 for that small-batch, hand-roasted, sustainably ground artisanal coffee from a bearded hipster? An Italian espresso master says McDonald's is better.
Nori is known and loved as a wrap for sushi, but you don’t need a gob of rice to enjoy the mild-flavored, toasted sheets of seaweed. Toasted nori sheets can be ground into powder (a coffee grinder works well for this) and the powder can sprinkled liberally as a seasoning for meat, seafood, vegetables, sauces […]
The Dream Machine's penultimate episode is due out on Friday, November 14, featuring scenery hand-crafted from moss, coffee grounds and... are those broccoli trees? Finally, we can pretend to be vegetarian giants during our adult lives. The Dream...
Earlier this week, The Inquisitr reported on how James David Manning, a prominent pastor in Harlem of New York City, claimed that Starbucks would be “ground zero” for Ebola. His reasoning is because Starbucks is a staunch supporter of...Show More Summary