Starbucks introduces its most expensive coffee yet

You could probably hire a real ‘Geisha’ for the amount of money this brew will set you back. Plus, fast food favorites with cult followings, National Lampoon presents Old Navy holiday ads, the least influential of 2012, Bing’s ‘most searched,’ and more.

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Given their fondness for caffeine, PR professionals are well poised to be coffee connoisseurs. A quick look at their starting and median salaries, however, suggests they’re better off opting for mere cream and sugar in their cups. Regardless of how any of us take our brew, the Starbucks’ “Geisha” blend is likely out of our price range. The Daily Mail reports that the café giant’s new Costa Rica Finca Palmilera has overtaken Jamaica Blue Mountain as its most expensive coffee ever offered. A tall (12 oz.) size cup costs $6, and a Grande (16 oz.) will set you back $7. I won’t even bother pricing a Venti or a Trenta. Scrooge McDuck probably swims in less money.

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