Grinch of Starbucks

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November 19, 2015

Starbucks holiday cups are pictured on a counter at a Times Square Starbucks in New York City Nov. 11. (CNS photo/Carlo Allegri, Reuters) See GUEST-COMMENTARY Nov. 18, 2015.

Starbucks holiday cups are pictured on a counter at a Times Square Starbucks in New York City Nov. 11. (CNS photo/Carlo Allegri, Reuters)

The latest Internet outrage in the “war against Christians” is that Starbucks will no longer use a Christmas-themed paper cup. No more “jazzy” Santas, no more snowflakes, no more reindeer — just a plain red, green and white cup. According to Jeffrey Fields, Starbuck’s vice president for design and content, “This year we wanted to usher in the holidays with a purity of design that welcomes all of our stories.” “We’re embracing the simplicity and the quietness of it. It’s a more open way to usher in the holiday,” he said. Bah, Humbug!

Far from a silent night, this action has angered so many on social media sights like Facebook. This coming after many already have been alienated from Starbucks over its stance on same-sex marriage and Planned Parenthood.

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