Starbucks, for me, represents the funding arm of a social-engineering, anti-Christian lobby,- the gay lobby.
Starbucks, for me, makes a killer cup of coffee, but that has become completely irrelevant. Starbucks is nothing more than a hard-left Corporate entity with a vested interest in drastically deconstructing American morality and then rebuilding it in a freewheeling, morally-optional state.
Starbucks no longer represents coffee, they represent alliance with cultural entities pushing radical, malicious social issues onto the Culture.
Starbucks represents an alliance. Not coffee.
If you have any embrace of traditional values, your patronage at Starbucks is an incremental step toward those values being abolished.
Starbucks lost 10 billion in one year after hitching their wagon to gay marriage, only to recoup that loss by overseas profits.