The Rise and Fall of the National Organization for Marriage

NOM’s ‘Dump Starbucks’ = massive FAIL

January 25, 2013, by Jeremy Hooper, Guest Contributor

Dump Starbucks screencapIt's been nearly a year since the National Organization For Marriage tried to fault the coffee megagiant for supporting equal marriage rights.  Let's check in on how things are going.

The Associated Press reports:

NEW YORK -- Americans still need their Starbucks fix even in the weak economy.

The Seattle-based coffee chain said Thursday its profit rose 13 percent in the latest quarter in line with Wall Street expectations. Results were boosted by a 6 percent increase in global sales at cafes open at least a year, a key metric of health.

KEEP READING: Starbucks profit climbs as US cafes thrive [AP via King5]

In response, Congress is already working on a new economic stimulus bill geared around ticking off NOM.