Can You Say 'Melusine?" Starbucks Will Explain

In 1993, after a dispute with his record label, rock superstar Prince legally changed his name to an unpronounceable symbol. The controversy generated tons of press and for years he was referred to as "The Artist Formerly Known as Prince." This week, Starbucks, commemorating its 40th birthday, unveiled a new logo that loses the words "Starbucks" and "Coffee" and consists solely of the Melusine, a two-tailed, mermaid-like figure that has been part of the logo from the beginning. The change...Full Story
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