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There Is Such a Thing as Too Much Coffee, Scientists Say

Jittery? Anxious? Heart pounding out of your chest? If you're downing half a dozen cups a day, you're doing it wrong.
Jelisa Castrodale
5.14.19
food-wtf

Man Designs Revolutionary Stirring Machine That's Basically Just a Spoon

I’ll probably buy the first Stircle I find at Goodwill. It’ll look great beside my Juicero.
Jelisa Castrodale
5.9.19
food-features

Boston's Forgotten Coffee Jelly Lives On in Japanese Desserts

“When I tell my friends about coffee Jell-O… they just raise their eyebrows.”
Nicole Carpenter
5.9.19
personal finance

Stop Telling Us We're Broke Because We Buy Coffee, Please

The idea that better budgeting could solve all our financial woes is a stubborn myth that refuses to die.
Alex Norcia
5.8.19
labor

Months After Workers Unionize, Mighty Good Coffee Will Close Its Cafes

The company said the cafes will close due to "personal family issues," but its non-union roastery remains open.
Tom Perkins
4.22.19
This Week in Science

More People Are Feeling Despair and it Might Be Killing Us

A study of over 18,000 Americans found that despair increases in your 30s and could be leading to an increase of "deaths of despair."
Shayla Love
4.22.19
coffee

Coffee Company Voluntarily Changing Its Name Over Cultural Appropriation Concerns

For 14 years, Wisconsin-based Kickapoo Coffee has sold award-winning fair trade and organic coffee—but now it's Kickapoo no more.
Jelisa Castrodale
4.19.19
coffee

Coffee Is ‘Not Essential For Life,’ Says Swiss Government

Not sure how the Swiss, who drink almost ten pounds of coffee per person per year, feel about this one.
Bettina Makalintal
4.11.19
coffee

Sahra Nguyen Wants to Change the Trajectory of Vietnamese Coffee

“I wanted to show people that there's so much more to Vietnam than instant coffee.”
Bettina Makalintal
4.8.19
Off-Menu

Today's Special: Overcaffeinated Man Goes on Vomit-Filled Rampage at Movie Theater

Plus, 'snowplow parents' are protecting their children from getting rejected from college, and also from... eating sauce?
Jelisa Castrodale
3.19.19
coffee

This Coffee Shop for Influencers Will Serve ‘Designer Lattes’

If you’ve ever wanted to sip the Supreme logo, you might be in luck.
Bettina Makalintal
3.11.19
coffee

The 'Fyre Festival of French Press' Crowdfunded $3 Million But Never Delivered

After three fully funded campaigns, Rite Press says it's running out of money and just needs a little more.
Bettina Makalintal
2.14.19
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