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Can't we just open a can of Diet Mountain Dew and all be friends?

My wife goes nuts over the stuff, but only drink it if it is there...though I do often refer to coffee as "a heterogeneous aqueous solution of organic material...otherwise known as sewage". (if any one who personally knows me reads that...there goes my cover)

It tastes fine, but I just think there are more efficient ways to get caffeine in your blood that are cheaper and is just as tasty or more so.
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Sorry.but the pretentious side of me is about to.come out.

Pre ground? Whole bean or bust tongue.gif

true, but pre-ground is more convenient. i use both though, depending what's on sale. my point was just that even pre-ground will blow a keurig out of the water, it takes barely any more effort, and it's cheaper on top of everything else

I know I just wanted to have a little fun thumb.gif But yes I agree. keurig really only gives minor convenience compared to other methods, at the cost of well...sludge. And money.
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Twinings Earl Grey wubsmiley.gif

Lady Gray is nice

proper refreshing tea

I find the idea of "fresh coffee" amusing, does that mean it's just warm and newly made?
Edited by Pip Boy - 3/4/14 at 7:23am
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Let's try and stay on topic and not engage in useless arguments. Thanks thumb.gif
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Personally my set up consists of a drip brew when I need bulk (company). A hot water pot (one maintains hot water) + French press for normal use. And a stove top espresso maker when I want something special.

Yes all those methods take longer then a keurig but the reduced convenience difference is marginal. The cost savings is significant and the quality difference is substantial.

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as for the DRM aspect...i'm not even sure how they are going to pull it off. RFID tag maybe?
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Off-topic: you may not care about my opinion on the matter, but fruit juice isn't the healthiest thing to drink. It has exponentially more micro-nutrients than soda, no doubt, but the insulin spike is virtually just as hard. You're stripping the fiber required to slow and even out the fructose absorption. Vegetable juice with just a little fruit for taste is the way to go, if you want to juice. Smoothies are the best option really.

Also random fact - the white part of the orange that people usually peel off (the pith) actually contains 80% of the nutrients of the orange and three times the vitamin C as the inner, juicy part.

I make one fruit juice a day, and I do use the pith. There is also some debate on how much of a spike, and how hard on the body, natural sugars are compared to the processed ones in soda. After that I consume various vegetable juices, by end of day I am usually in the ~30 vegetable servings a day worth.

Around lunch I like to make a juice containing....

Cucumber
Baby Kale
Baby Spinach
Spirulina
Part of an apple for taste

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DRM coffee? Society is pathetic. Enough of this crap.
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Get one of these (decaf or gold flavor etc won't do,you need one that can get "foamy"). Add a teaspoon of coffee and a teaspoon of sugar (the amount may vary depending on taste but 1+1 is a good start-I put 2 1/2 coffe&1 sugar and it is very strong) in a tall glass then add a tiny bit of water , barely enough so the mixture turns into creamy foam after you put it through a drink mixer like this:



You then add milk (it's optional), few ice cubes and a bit of cold water. Your Greek ice coffee is ready and it is DRM free. Btw, you'll want to drink it using a straw.


Video tutorial.I strongly suggest adding milk (preferably condensed but fresh will do too).
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lol'd at title.
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Whatever.

I'll just get my coffee from The Pirate Bay then.

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