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Another way to foil would-be store robbers: throw hot mocha coffee in their face—flavor optional, we're pretty sure regular hot coffee would work too. That's what a store manager in California did. According to the AP: "An attempted burglary at a California supply store was thwarted when the manager threw hot coffee in the face of a masked intruder. Chris Hegnes, manager of the Englund Marine and Industrial Supply, was going into work early Monday morning when he encountered a man in a mask charging at him with a hammer. Hegnes says he hurled his hot mocha at the man's face and ran for it. The man came after him for a few steps, then ran to a vehicle parked behind the store." [AP]