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Starbucks, The Tech Sector, And The State Of American "Progressivism"

gsw Wrote: Aug 13, 2012 2:45 AM
I actually suspect that you are correct. But not sure how long you will have to enjoy it (as with all past civilizations that have decayed morally).. Following the fall of moral America what remains will soon be consumed by its own rotteness - the disgust will again bocome to great a new order if not culture will emerge and nature will again seek normality. There is a pattern to the rise and fall of civilizations over the mellenia and we are following it Nature demands survival thus natural morality - sodomism serves no purpose of nature ergo -poof! You'll just go bye bye a little later. unless Islam wins sooner then we all lose but you most of all.

Something exciting just happened in San Francisco. And it should pose an intellectual challenge for those who call themselves “progressives.”

Starbucks, the Seattle-based coffee beverage giant, announced that they will soon allow mobile telephone purchases in their stores. Get the new app from San Francisco-based Square, Inc. on your smart phone, order your drinks in the store, and – presto! - pay the bill with your iPhone or Android.

Along with this new approach to sales, Starbucks is also investing $25 million in Square Inc., and Starbucks C.E.O. Howard Schultz (a bona fide “food and beverage revolutionary”) will soon join Square’s...