Category: coffee

Hugh Jackman started his own coffee brand and foundation called…

Hugh Jackman started his own coffee brand and foundation called “Laughing Man” after meeting a struggling coffee farmer in Ethiopia. His goal was to provide a marketplace for farmers in developing countries to sell their goods for a fair price. Jackman donates 100% of profits.

Early coffee shops in England were frequented by students,…

Early coffee shops in England were frequented by students, philosophers, and other intellectuals who engaged in reasoned debate on the latest issues of the day. The shops charge a penny for admission and were dubbed “Penny Universities” for the alternative form of education they offered.

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The earliest accounts of coffee drinking date back to 15th…

The earliest accounts of coffee drinking date back to 15th century Arabia. When coffee spread to Europe, some people called it a “Muslim drink” and wanted it banned, but it became widely accepted after the Pope tried a cup, liked it, and deemed it a Christian beverage.

Consuming too much coffee while under high amounts of stress can…

Consuming too much coffee while under high amounts of stress can cause you to experience schizophrenic-like symptoms.

Consuming 70 cups of coffee, 13 consecutive shots of alcohol,…

Consuming 70 cups of coffee, 13 consecutive shots of alcohol, 1.59 gallons of water, 85 chocolate bars, or 2 ground cherry pits is enough to kill you.