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Rex Sorgatz

Idea: a chain of popup stores. (I don't know what it even means, but it seems like everything is now either a chain or a popup store.)

sep 25
2006

Ghetto Latte

Seattlest has been all over the Starbucks "ghetto latte."

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I'm really tired of people that don't live in a ghetto-like neighborhood using the term to glamorize something, as if living in the ghetto is glamorous or exciting. If people think it is, I can't imagine why they don't move into one. In the end Starbuck's use of the term is financailly exploitive and only furthers a concept that the ghetto is cool and people live in them by choice.

posted by Ted Rheingold at 2:17 PM on September 26, 2006




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