Some People Think Starbucks Is Promoting 'Gay Agenda' On Holiday Cups

David Moye
It seems like outrage over Starbucks cups is almost as much of a holiday tradition as crowded malls, Mariah Carey and sappy movie marathons.

It seems like outrage over Starbucks cups is almost as much of a holiday tradition as crowded malls, Mariah Carey and sappy movie marathons.

The coffee giant released a commercial earlier this month that showed different people enjoying the holidays, including two women who were obviously in love.

The ad was released in conjunction with a new cup that’s also creating a buzz. Among other holiday motifs, it features two hands that could conceivably belong to a same-sex couple.

Starbucks came under fire last holiday season when it made cups that were green instead of red, so the scene was set for some good old-fashioned Twitter outrage: 

Some tweets were more tongue-in-cheek: