Howard Schultz to Anti-Gay-Marriage Starbucks Shareholder: 'You Can Sell Your Shares'

Mar 22, 2013 Full story: www.forbes.com 7

At Starbucks ' annual meeting in Seattle on Wednesday a shareholder complained to the chief executive, Howard Schultz , that the company had lost customers because of its support for gay marriage.

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#1 Mar 22, 2013
YAAAY !!!

Good one.

“Luke laughs at hypocrites!”

Since: Sep 10

Palm Springs, California

#2 Mar 23, 2013
That clip actually made me a little weepy.

Thirty eight percent returns? I should buy some Starbuck's stock. If that is result of a boycott, EVERYONE should be boycotted that way. It would turn the economy around.

“Educating the uneducated”

Since: Aug 12

Montreal

#5 Mar 23, 2013
Ah, Starbucks.
My favorite place for coffee.
Davis

United States

#6 Mar 23, 2013
Demetrius wrote:
I don't think homosexuals should be allowed to have unprotected sex with children.
I agree with you.

“Luke laughs at hypocrites!”

Since: Sep 10

Palm Springs, California

#7 Mar 24, 2013
Davis wrote:
<quoted text>I agree with you.
Of course you do, liar, since you made DEMITIRUS' quote in the first place, liar. Faker.
Chance

Grove City, PA

#8 Mar 24, 2013
Makes me wish I were a Starbucks customer . . . so I could quit buying there. I'm not a customer and never have been. They have nasty coffee, drinkable only when it is loaded with sugar and fat.

“Luke laughs at hypocrites!”

Since: Sep 10

Palm Springs, California

#9 Mar 24, 2013
Chance wrote:
Makes me wish I were a Starbucks customer ... so I could quit buying there. I'm not a customer and never have been. They have nasty coffee, drinkable only when it is loaded with sugar and fat.
Sounds like "health food" in Pennsylvania.

I mean, CHEESE-STEAK, seriously? Can you load ANYMORE unhealthful components into a meal?

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