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World's Most Expensive Coffee Tainted By 'Horrific' Civet Abuse
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, civets, cruelty, coffee )

Cher
- 514 days ago - guardian.co.uk
Asian palm civets are force-fed a debilitating diet of coffee berries to create Kopi Luwak
We Try Cat Poop Coffee at Catster HQ
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, civets, feces, coffee )

Cher
- 541 days ago - catster.com
Our community manager came back from Vietnam with coffee made from poop. We put it to the test.
Colombia Coffee Exports at Risk, Due to Red Spider Mites
Offbeat  (tags: coffee, spider mites, environment, protection )

Cher
- 584 days ago - greenerideal.com
Red spider mites have reportedly attacked many plantations in Caldas, the No. 4 coffee producing region in Colombia. This area contributes about 10 percent to the country's total coffee output.
ACTION ALERT: Stop Abusing Coffee! The Dog Meant to Sit With a Pipe ! PLEASE SIGN !
Offbeat  (tags: mets game, dog, coffee, exploitated, abuse, outrage )

Simone
- 1074 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Coffee is FORCED to sit outside Citi Field with a pipe in his mouth every Mets home game for hours on end. Something needs to be done about this. Many may think it's cute or that he is trained. This is a form of abuse and it's not natural.
Mona Lisa Painting Made From Cups Filled With Coffee
Offbeat  (tags: art, pictures, videos, mona-lisa, coffee, milk, strange, offbeat )

Nikola
- 1246 days ago - bored-night.com
The Mona Lisa, one of the world's most famous paintings, has been recreated with 3,604 cups of coffee - and 564 pints of milk. The different colours were created by adding no, little or lots of milk to each cup of black coffee.
Ground for Ground: Put Your Coffee Back Into the Earth
Offbeat  (tags: ground, coffee, earth, recycle, compost, waste )

Merissa
- 1333 days ago - mnn.com
Coffee grounds are better than gold in the garden. One Australian man got fed up with all the wasted grounds and started up a movement to get them back into the soil.
What's This Story About Goats and Coffee Beans?
Offbeat  (tags: animals, photos, pictures, travel, fun goats, coffee )

Brian
- 1339 days ago - greenmountaincafe.com
An Ethiopian goatherd named Kaldi spends his days with his goats out grazing . Then one day he notices the goats eating the waxy leaves and red cherries of what we now know of as a coffee tree. The story goes that the goats get a coffee buzz -
Ask the Coffee Lab: What Makes a Good Coffee Bean?
Offbeat  (tags: coffee, farming, business, culture, environment, ethics, food, health, humans, interesting, news, off-beat, society, women, world )

Brian
- 1489 days ago - greenmountaincafe.com
Coffee beans have lots of parents. Some people say that a coffee gets handled by up 150 different people before it goes down the gullet. (Don't worry - not always literally handled.)
Bat Brew Jolts Eastern Iowan
Offbeat  (tags: coffee, bat, Iowa )

Kristi
- 2027 days ago - gazetteonline.com
An Eastern Iowa woman had more of a jolt than usual from her morning coffee. The Iowa Department of Public Health reports that the woman had seen a bat in her house, but wasn't particularly concerned about it.
$100 a Shot for Cat Dung Coffee-VIDEO
Offbeat  (tags: coffee, bizarre, business, society, off-beat, culture, animals )

Jakki
- 2197 days ago - cnn.com
Peter Jones department store in London selling coffee shots for $100 each Blend is a combination of Jamaican Blue Mountain and Kupi Luwak Kupi Luwak coffee beans are harvested from the dung of Indonesian jungle cat
Milk And Coffee Drop Art
Offbeat  (tags: milk, coffee, art, nice, drop, interesting )

Zivan
- 2201 days ago - fun.ql4.org
Capture the moment when the milk drop in to the coffee.
For Custom Coffee, Roast Your Own Beans
Offbeat  (tags: coffee, freshness, roast )

Burton
- 2281 days ago - app.com
Roasting beans at home is drawing a following of people willing to learn the technique and spend the time it takes just to get the freshest joe possible
Dunkin' Donuts Worker Beats Up Thief With Coffee Mug | FOXNews.Com
Offbeat  (tags: dunkin donuts, worker, beat, thief, cash, coffee, mug, youtube )

Jean
- 2318 days ago - foxnews.com
When a thief started taking cash from his register over the weekend, Dunkin' Donuts employee Dustin Hoffmann fought back by clobbering man with ceramic mug. But Hoffmann admits he was less worried about the stolen cash than how he might look on YouTube.
Why Caffeine Won't Sober Up An Alcoholic
Offbeat  (tags: nutrition, Body-Mind-Spirit, risks, health, coffee, tea, safety, illness, prevention, interesting )

Marina
- 2333 days ago - truthaboutcaffeine.com
It is not uncommon for someone who spent the evening drinking heavily to settle for a cup of coffee in an attempt to sober up. This is based on folk belief that the stimulating effects of caffeine will counteract the lethargic and drowsy effects
It's Coffee - And It's Art
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, interesting, art, coffee, off-beat, entertainment )

Cathryne
- 2386 days ago - news.sky.com
A new art form seems to have taken coffee drinkers around the world by storm. Latte lovers have been getting creative, turning their froth into weird and wonderful masterpieces. These creations can take as little as 20 seconds to make
 

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