One nice thing about the advent of Starbuck's (and their $4.00 cup of coffee) is the huge coffee cups that they and other retailers now sell. These larger coffee mugs allow for more room to swill the brush. I'm probably related to "ratcheer" in that mine is also a "freebee" from a medical company.
"We call ourselves a democracy because our government is in the hands of the many instead of the few. Yet while our laws offer equal justice for all, it also recognizes the excellence of the individual not as a matter of privilege but as a reward of merit."
-Pericles 430 BCE