The Trenta, Starbucks' new thirty-one ounce beverage size, is very bad news for our sleep patterns and possibly also our kidneys. And, if you think about it, the toxicity of the local water supply. Which is not to say that it isn't awesome, in a sort of only-in-America way. The Huffington Post illustrates how the Starbucks Trenta measures up against the size of the average human stomach.
Just so the record is clear, CSD staffers prefer locally owned coffee shops and frequent them when possible. Having said that, Starbucks is very convenient and, by chain standards, high-quality.
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