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How much thought have you given to your plastic coffee cup lid?
Not much, we're guessing, unless you tipped it the wrong way and spilled impossibly hot liquid down your front.
And definitely not as much thought as some folks, profiled in a fascinating piece in the Atlantic
that includes lots and lots of coffee lid porn
for your viewing pleasure. One designer has been saving and photographing lids since 1995.