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Old 07-12-2012, 01:20 PM
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Funeral Home Gets A Starbucks

South Carolina funeral home to sell Starbucks coffee

Family that owns funeral home says feedback has been positive


Author: By Phil Gast CNN

Published On: Jul 12 2012 10:27:04 AM EDT

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Chris Robinson's family is used to being a bit ahead of the curve.

After selling caskets at a general store in Easley, S.C., an ancestor opened a funeral location in a separate building. Most other parlors in town operated in homes converted for the purpose...

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Old 07-12-2012, 04:15 PM
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The public will be able to access the coffee area from a patio. Inside they will find tables, a fireplace, television, cash register and Wi-Fi.
That's awesome. It would be such a bother to miss a game for a viewing.

And I foresee frequent FB updates saying, "I see dead people"
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Old 07-12-2012, 05:57 PM
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I'll take a Venti mocha, no whip, hold the embalming fluid.
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I wonder if they serve Cremora in urns?
I heard this one on the radio "Roast in peace".
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Old 07-13-2012, 11:53 AM
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I'll take a Venti mocha, no whip, hold the embalming fluid.


I like the comment below the article about Starbucks coffee being very strong (I agree!) but that it isn't likely to wake the dead
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I wonder if they serve Cremora in urns?
I heard this one on the radio "Roast in peace".
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Well, I guess it's the best place to get coffee if you're just dying for a cup.
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Well, I guess it's the best place to get coffee if you're just dying for a cup.
I think that chain serving stiff drinks would have been more appropriate.
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How about a wine bar?
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It would probably put the fun back into the funeral
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