Reasons why New York Sucks

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  1. sugarbutch

    sugarbutch Bearded Prick Dubiously Honored

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    Are you sure the freeness isn't coloring your perception of the office coffee?
     


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    DD coffee sucks. The only people who swear by it are the people who only ever had street cart coffee in the past.
     


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    sugarbutch Bearded Prick Dubiously Honored

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    Just think of the millions who drank Maxwell House/Folgers/etc canned coffee for decades without complaint.
     


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    patrickBOOTH Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    It is funny, my parents used to until I started buying Gimme Coffee and then they converted and hate me because they spend 10x as much on coffee now.
     


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    I like my $13.99/lb organic coffees. And I hand-grind with a burr grinder and then French press. :slayer:
     


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    gomestar Super Yelper

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    i buy iced coffee from The Coffee Bean because I'm a sucker for the tiny ice cubes they use. Coffee is no good otherwise.
     


  7. Manton

    Manton RINO Dubiously Honored

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    at home I drink kirkland decaf from a 3 pound can. pre-ground, of course.
     


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    Kirkland is actually pretty good coffee, better than maxwell and the like. A girl I dated's father used to brew it. He always ground his fresh though.
     


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    You suburbanites and your cars.

    DD is pretty terrible. I used to drink it when I was on a client out in Jersey with terrible office coffee and no other options around. Was so glad when I finished that engagement.
     
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    Everything about this makes you sound like a prostitute.
     


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    Consulting, prostitution, basically the same thing.
     


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    Piobaire Not left of center?

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    Any Tim Horton's in NYC? Double double is the way to go.
     


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    I go to DD semi regularly to get hot lattes for my girlfriend. Multiple times they have made iced ones and when they don't screw up they will still ask me to clarify if I want iced as if that was the default. This is in the Chicago suburbs. It must be popular.
     


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    burbs, bro
     


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