Monday, August 02, 2010

Barista baptisms

Have you noticed how, when you order a drink at an upscale coffee house, the barista never ever seems to get your name right?  At best, it's a misspelling; at worst, it's something else entirely.  It's like being baptized all over again. 

In the order shown above, the names were supposed to be: RHEA, ELAINE, ISLA, and EMILY.

I'm glad I didn't order anything.

Photo taken at Panadero Expreso.  Bad spelling notwithstanding, they do serve very good bibingka.

6 comments:

  1. because the barista is a bisdak. hehehe... ;)

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  2. That's why I give a tip every time they spell Paige right. They usually hear Paige as 'Beige'. Heh. Isn't Beige harder to spell?!

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  3. Hi Dom,
    The worst they could do would be to spell my name backwards.
    Bob

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  4. I'll be they'll spell it "Bab."

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