thanks to tracy for this lovely example of america's linguistic hegemony. thanks, dunkin' donuts. i now dislike you.
because, of course, latte is a native english word. yup. also, learning to accurately pronounce the names of things from other cultures in their original language is too hard for us. better just americanize it all.
also, anyone else read "himan plu cento" on the menu as "human placenta"? because i did.