Where the Term “Cup of Joe” Comes From

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The term “cup of Joe” stems from American soldiers in World War II, “G.I. Joes” were known to consume a large amount of coffee, as Maxwell Instant Coffee was included in their rations.

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  1. Steve February 22, 2011 at 1:23 pm - Reply

    Very cool. My band is named after this very term!

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