SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileJust five weeks after pledging to hold the line on coffee prices, Starbucks has announced “targeted price adjustments on certain beverages in certain markets.””Over the last six months, a highly speculative green coffee market and dramatically increased commodity costs have completely altered the economic and financial picture of many players in the coffee industry,” said Starbucks president Howard Schultz.Starbucks still plans to hold down costs on its tall, or 12 ounce (355 millilitre), brewed cup of coffee, but plans to raise prices on more labour intensive and larger beverages.It’s also monitoring volatile world coffee prices and may raise the price of its packaged coffee in coming months. Prepackaged coffee, depending on the variety, is $15 to $17.Read moreHow much are you willing to pay for your morning coffee? Weigh in below and take our poll.Would another hike in coffee prices be enough to encourage you to make your morning coffee at home?online surveys(This poll is not scientific. It is based on readers’ responses.)Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports.
Last season I ran a similar midrange pirate deck to rank 5 but ended up switching beyond that to tempo warrior because of consistency. Been playing it a bit more this season with decent results. Midrange/tempo pirate decks can be very strong rolling weapon upgrades to keep the enemy board clear while developing your own, capable of being aggressive/putting on a lot of pressure but have problems with consistency, particularly when you can find your weapons.
Years have gone by and I’ve finally learned to accept myself for who I am: a beggar for good soccer. I go about the world, hand outstretched, and in the stadiums I plead: “A pretty move, for the love of God.” And when good soccer happens, I give thanks for the miracle and I don’t give a damn which team or country performs it.” Taken from Eduardo Galeno Soccer in Sun and ShadowISS 328 Culture of SoccerRich Johnson came on the SoccerNomad podcast to discuss his contributions to the blog as well as his love for Coventry City. We also made mention of the 50 Greatest Football Shirts Ever, touched on England kits both past and present, and Rich shared his thoughts on Coventry City kits..
Wrath of the TitansIt’s a box office battle of mythic proportions this weekend as remixed fables and fairy tales go head to head. In one corner, Mirror Mirror, a snarky retelling of the Snow White fairy tale. In the other, Wrath of the Titans, the sequel to the widely panned remake from 2010.