No Third Space? Why Teens Love Starbucks
An Anonymous Patron writes "In an article titled 'The Frappuccino Generation' the authors note:
Starbucks also provides a place for teens to be together that's not school, home, work or the library. Professor Bryant Simon, a historian who is the director of the American studies program at Temple University, has talked to dozens of teens and tweens for a book he's writing about Starbucks. He believes that kids discovered the chain because there are so few public spaces to go in America.