23 Apr '13, 10pm

How to be less of an A-hole at Starbucks.

How to be less of an A-hole at Starbucks.

1. "Please realize the person waiting to take your order does not care if you can’t quite decide on a hazelnut vs. caramel macchiato. Wait to step in line -- at least until you have a remote awareness of how you’ll be perceived." That kills me, too, when customers who've been standing in line for over a minute finally get to the register and pause to figure out what they want. 2. "Try to get off the phone when ordering in line/relaying at the register. It can be unnerving and rude." That's been said a million times on this site over the years. The good news: I don't see it as often these days. 3. "When the barista calls your name 10,000x it slows down their job, clutters the already cluttered landing, and annoys every idle person thinking to themselves, 'Where the fuck is Katelyn?'" I always figured they ducked into the bathroom. So..... grab your drink - then head to the ...

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