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Starbucks Gets Accidental Placement On 'Game Of Thrones'

Something that strongly resembled a Starbucks coffee cup appeared in a scene on HBO’s smash TV show “Game of Thrones” Sunday. Starbucks responded with a tweet: “TBH we’re surprised she didn’t order a Dragon Drink,” referencing a beverage on its menu. According to the Wall Street Journal, one viewer joked on Twitter about Starbucks employees’ practice of writing customers’ names on their cups: “Feeling sorry for the Starbucks [barista] that had to write out ‘Daenerys Stormborn of the House Targaryen, First of Her Name, the Unburnt, Queen of the Andals and the First Men, Khaleesi of the Great Grass Sea, Breaker of Chains, and Mother of Dragons.’”



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