monsters-and-teeth:

primedoverlord:

did-you-kno:

The inventor of the K-cup, John Sylvan,
wishes he’d never come up with the idea because they are so wasteful.

According to the Atlantic, if all the K-cups that were sold in 2014 were laid end to end, it would be enough to circle the Earth more than 10 times.

Photo: storyofstuff.com

“I feel bad sometimes that I ever did it.”

Photo: digitaltrends.com

“It’s like a cigarette for coffee, a single-serve delivery mechanism for an addictive substance. I don’t have one. They’re kind of expensive to use … plus it’s not like drip coffee is tough to make.“

Source

Not to mention costly. Jesus fuck I was interested in buying one of these coffee makers and the prices for these  K-cups are astronomical. You would spend upwards in 50$ every month just for a couple two or three flavors at 11$-15$ a box.

You can purchase reusable K-cups for your machine! They’re washable and dishwasher safe and use any kind of coffee you want. They’re around 9 bucks.

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