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Coffee-history: it’s bean quite a ride…

Coffee-history: it’s bean quite a ride… My blood type is coffee. As coffee was discovered before blood types, that may have ‘bean’ a common belief… Coffee is the second-most traded commodity in the world. It became popular and set off a social revolution by creating the modern coffeehouse after being discovered by goats. A goat herder from Ethiopia is thought to have discovered the invigorating effects of coffee in the 16th century when he saw his goats excitedly jumping around after eating berries from a tree. I’m not comparing people directly to those goats, but I do understand their excitement. These berries were dried and ground and with hot water an early version of coffee was born. Though, had the...

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