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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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Facefood, Dumb Starbucks, OFC и другие копии брендов

vc.ru - 07 Mar 2018
Директор по социальным медиа The Next Web Мэтт Наварра обратил внимание на использование владельцами кафе бренда Facebook. Редакция vc.ru собрала несколько примеров имитаций этого и других известных брендов, например, Starbucks, Burger King и KFC, для создания кафе. Facebook. В ноябре 2012 года ...
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Beyond Its Cringe Comedy, 'Nathan for You' Has Real Heart

Crixeo (press release) (blog) - 19 Mar 2018
His client is less than impressed, but one can't deny that Fielder has accomplished what he was asked to do. Fielder is the primary source of laughter throughout Nathan for You, but his clients give the show its soul. These aren't people champing at ...
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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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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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Starbucks responds to Dumb Starbucks in LA

USA TODAY - 11 Feb 2014
UPDATE: Late Monday afternoon, the Los Angeles Health Department shut down Dumb Starbucks shortly after Comedy Central comedian Nathan Fielder revealed he was behind the parody Starbucks store. Follow USA TODAY for the latest updates. Starbucks said it ...
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Lessons in the Long Game From NBA Frugality MVP LeBron James

Motley Fool - 17 Mar 2018
Brokamp: I mean, he's a handsome man, but I'm happily married, so I didn't mean it in any way like that. Southwick: That's kind of what it sounds like, though. And then you have a body in the trunk? It's crazy to me that even as an 18-year-old at such ...
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Why “Nathan for You” Isn't for Everybody

Village Voice - 17 Nov 2017
In a season three episode that echoes the “Dumb Starbucks” bit, Nathan helps a bar owner whose business has declined after smoking was banned indoors — by staging a reenactment of a typical night at the bar as a ticketed performance, thereby skirting ...
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Nathan Fielder Talks 'Dumb Starbucks' And Pranking Instagram

RollingStone.com - 24 Jul 2014
The show picked up a bit of steam through word of mouth, and then this past February the media learned about a new Los Angeles coffee house called "Dumb Starbucks." Its origins were initially mysterious, but word soon got out it was from an in-progress ...
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Starbucks Forces 'Star Box' Coffee Shop to Change Its Name

Eater - 16 Mar 2017
Interestingly, a Google search for Star Box Coffee in London brings up only results for Starbucks, so perhaps the kiosk's original business name wasn't so good for SEO. It's not the first time Starbucks has sicced its legal team on a similarly named ...
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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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