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Dumb Starbucks: Funny, yes. But is it legal? (+video)

Christian Science Monitor - 09 Feb 2014
A legal tempest is brewing in the Starbucks teapot as it became clear late Monday that the Dumb Starbucks pop-up store that appeared in Los Angeles over the weekend was not the real thing but a parody produced by a Comedy Central TV host, Nathan ...
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ICYMI - The Great Cupcake Debate

WAAF.com (blog) - 24 Jul 2017
Hook can I get a we can't get a quarter pounder with fish he's played well. A mess today that the I'll say Starbucks because they have all those like little wraps and Michael snacks that I was seems like locale and I might have guessed and you friendly ...
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Dear Rest of the World

C21Media - 25 Jul 2017
We always knew we were a boorish bunch – loud, pudgy, craving Starbucks and celebrities – but Donald raised our Ugly American brand to an all-new apocalyptic high. I couldn't design a more bizarre or malevolent ...
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Starbucks Forces 'Star Box' Coffee Shop to Change Its Name

Eater - 16 Mar 2017
It's not the first time Starbucks has sicced its legal team on a similarly named coffee shop: In 2014, it ordered a headline-making LA coffee shop called Dumb Starbucks to stop using its name. Dumb Starbucks turned out to be a stunt propagated by ...
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Welcome to Dumb Starbucks, How Can We Help You?

Huffington Post - 17 Nov 2015
Nearly two years ago, on February 7th, 2014, a small strange coffee shop opened. The coffee shop, purposefully named “Dumb Starbucks,” gained the attention of a confused few, who mistook it for the actual Starbucks, but overall flew under the radar.
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O'side has the right rosy stuff in the war against dibs abusers

The San Diego Union-Tribune - 22 Jul 2017
A rose — the Dibs Are Dumb award — to the city of Oceanside for addressing directly the obnoxious practice of placing objects — lawn chairs, barbecue grills, beer coolers or human beings — in parking places to reserve spaces at parks and other ...
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Joke's on LA: Comedy Central behind Dumb Starbucks faux shop

Los Angeles Times - 12 Feb 2014
A knowing laugh went up in the crowd when comedian Nathan Fielder walked out of Dumb Starbucks in Los Feliz on Monday evening in a green apron adorned with the mock logo. Dozens of people were still waiting in line for cups – beverages were no ...
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Dumb Starbucks and the Art of the Hoax

New Yorker - 17 Feb 2014
Last weekend, a pop-up shop called Dumb Starbucks appeared in Los Feliz, Los Angeles, five miles east of the Hollywood Hills. It seemed like any other Starbucks store, but it gave away “dumb” versions of items sold by the Seattle-based coffee giant ...
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Nathan Fielder Talks 'Dumb Starbucks' And Pranking Instagram

RollingStone.com - 24 Jul 2014
The "Dumb Starbucks" episode of Nathan For You finally airs next Tuesday. We spoke to Fielder about his show, how he mastered the art of the awkward conversation, how he differs from his onscreen character and the time he googled "old naked man.".
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Nathan Fielder Dishes On The Real Story Behind 'Dumb Starbucks'

Huffington Post - 15 Jul 2014
Last February, social media was ablaze with questions about “Dumb Starbucks,” a new coffee shop which appeared to be a complete rip-off of Starbucks, except with the word “dumb” in front of every offering. After it was discovered to be an elaborate ...

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