My wife and I just returned from a short vacation in Las Vegas. We hadn’t been there in a few years, and I was really surprised by the proliferation of Starbucks. From all appearances, they’ve taken replaced all the existing coffee shops, maybe even added a few. Luxor had *two*, for example! I never did […]

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Starbucks had a darn good quarter, with sales increasing 24% and net income per share increasing 33% (via Bloomberg news). They’re expanding their lineup, adding hot breakfast sandwiches and lunch items. So, where is this all going? Straight downhill, that’s where. If they maintained espresso as the core of their business I’d respect that, but […]

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‘Tis the season, and it’s good to take a break from the seriousness of neighborhood Christmas Light contests and take a minute to laugh. And so, I present a fine collection of Christmas comics, none of which I created but which I present here for your Holiday Humor needs (click through to the rest of […]

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