Now, some of us have more difficult names and we sort of see it coming, at least we predict certain misspellings, although we're sometimes we're still surprised by a random "y" or other out of place letter that has no business being on our Starbucks cup. Even if you don't have a particularly difficult name, like "Ty" for example, you could still end up with a cup that says "Tie."
Ironically, the barista can absolutely mutilate your name, but if you go in and ask for a "medium" or "large" drink, you get 'the look.' You know the look if you've ever gotten it. They kinda look over at the little cup size display and give you one of these:
Anyway, they spell our names wrong and we have a good sense of humor about it. So does BuzzFeed, obviously, because they created this hilarious Starbucks interview parody that we kinda think should be implemented in real life.