Posts Tagged: food

Does Starbucks really offer 87,000 drink combinations?

I’ve written in the past about Starbucks and how it claims to offer 87,000 different drink combinations. I haven’t ever questioned that number though, and in retrospect I really should have. Fortunately, the Wall Street Journal’s Numbers Guy did question it: Over the following weeks, I placed several phone calls and sent several emails, but… Reads more »

MCD vs. SBUX

I love McDonald’s. Have ever since I was a kid. If I have to choose between McDonald’s and another fast food joint, I’ll choose McDonald’s almost every time. I don’t go there because the food is healthy, and I don’t go there because the environment is relaxing and enjoyable. I go there because the food… Reads more »