Breakfast Links: Look at This Dumb Starbucks
Fake Starbucks In Los Angeles Tests Parody Laws As Coffee Lovers Laugh (Forbes)
From the restaurant’s FAQ: “Although we are a fully functioning coffee shop, for legal reasons Dumb Starbusks needs to be categorized as a work of parody art. So, in the eyes of the law, our “coffee shop” is actually an art gallery and the “coffee” you’re buying is considered the art. But that’s for our lawyers to worry about. All you need to do is enjoy our delicious coffee!”
Chobani Posts Ad Inspired By Gay-Pride Flag, Takes On Russia’s Anti-Gay Laws (The Huffington Post)
This may have something to do with the spat over Russia’s refusal to allow Chobani yogurt into the country for the Olympics, but whatever, gay pride!
McDonald’s Opens in Vietnam (The Daily Meal)
And Vietnam just got a bit more First World. (Seriously, how did it take that long?)
Ending Years Of Agridrama, President Obama Signs And Celebrates The New Farm Bill (Obama Foodorama)
And with that, we’re gonna go take a really, really, really long nap now.