Starbucks Pick-Up Selfie Goes Viral on Instagram

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It’s not uncommon for someone to pick up another person in line at Starbucks. If we’re being honest, who hasn’t felt especially generous or swoon-able while anticipating a warm pumpkin spice latte?


Screen grab of video posted on Instagram.

A man at a Starbucks in Los Angeles hit on a woman and asked for her number. She gave it to him. The man sent her a video later that day and her friend Ben Roc decided to post it on his Instagram.

“A friend met this guy at a coffee shop,” wrote Roc on Insagram. “He got her number and sent her this. Nice work bud.”

The video has received over 1,000 likes and has prompted a #starbucksdrakehands hashtag and a slew of copycats.

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