I'm never going to complain about the quality of Starbucks again.
"The carafe got broken, so we had to use a chopstick to wedge up the little button so the coffee could flow. The coffee must flow!"
Frank Herbert would be proud. I'd hate for you to have to hit up Dunkin Idaho for your morning brew.
Here in Seattle, office workers are known to just open up and stick their mouths under the drip. ~NSHA
From the submitter:
"When the catch-closure on my spring-loaded coffee maker lid broke with no replacement part available, I simply employed the ol' MacGyver bungee system!"