Starbucks Barista Gives Michael Phelps an Awesome Nickname on His Cups (Pic)


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Michael Phelps had the type of rare Olympics success that pretty much makes him an American hero for the rest of his life.

So even though no one’s got swimming on the brain right now (except maybe swimmers), he’s still getting recognized and praised for what he did last year…and five years ago…and nine years ago…

Even at Starbucks:

Interesting names on our Starbucks cups today made us all laugh #hiltonvillage

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Hard to argue with that. I mean, maybe if Mark Spitz comes into the same coffee shop, he would object.  But Mark Spitz is old and never did Subway commercials, so I’m not sure anyone would even know who he is, let alone call him the greatest of all time.

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