An interesting neologism some people use to refer to that cardboard ring Starbucks baristas slip around your piping hot paper latte cup.

"No pansy sleeve, thanks!"

It's as if ordering a low-fat, half decaf, extra hot no foam latte with a vanilla shot is somehow an inherently macho thing, like bow hunting, and eschewing the cardboard ring by saying "no pansy sleeve!" tells the other patrons you've not lost your edge since no one in Starbucks can see the Free Tibet sticker on your Saab.

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