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Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Woman Throws Hot Coffee in Man's Face -- And He Throws His Java Right Back

Posted By on Wed, Sep 14, 2011 at 8:49 AM

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Some people drink coffee, believing it helps fight certain diseases -- and then there are those who use coffee to fight.

A woman coming out of a coffee shop in Glen Park spotted a man driving a very large pickup truck tap the bumper of her very small car. The woman -- not yet caffeinated -- was boiling mad and picked a fight with the truck driver.

The argument grew more heated than the coffee in her hand. To make her point, the woman tossed her cup of joe in the man's face, and he responded likewise, throwing his hot brew back into hers, according to police.

The two tussled a bit before bystanders broke it up and called the cops, who decided this coffee-toss definitely constituted battery.

And that makes sense, because wasting java is a crime.

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