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Subject: Re: Hot Coffee Date: 2/24/2013 12:35 AM
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Simple. Because their coffee was hotter than can be consumed by a human. At 190F you are well beyond scalding. That simply isn't reasonable, and the jury agreed.

And therein lies the heart of the whole thing. The jury. The best system in all of human history, and we're allowing it to be usurped by corporations.

So, ultimately, the answer to your question is because the jury said so.
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