It’s a busy Saturday morning at Sump Coffee in South St. Louis City. A line forms behind a single paper menu that masquerades as a subway map. A brief synopsis is provided, and the customer places an order. No payment is collected. Instead, a single page of paper tracks the order. A Hario v60 pour-over bar with […]
Founded in Toronto in 1975, Second Cup cafes are almost as ubiquitous in large Canadian cities as the coffee-and-donut empire that is Tim Horton’s. But while Timmy’s has become a Canadian cultural icon, Second Cup has never had a very strong identity. Neither a good specialty cafe nor a homey donut and drip joint, it’s mainly known for having […]
It all happened. We were there. Here’s the results, if you dare.
Punks In Oakland.
By Julie Wolfson.