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Windows 7: Coke or Pepsi?

View Poll Results: Coke or Pepsi?
Coke 41 57.75%
Pepsi 32 45.07%
Multiple Choice Poll. Voters: 71. You may not vote on this poll

25 Dec 2009   #11

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by armyslowrdr View Post
hmmm--a thought... is RC still made--I need to google--it just occurred to me I haven't had a tasty RC in years.


My Father in Law still gets RC in the 2 liter plastic bottles.

I tease him RC is for Rotten Cola
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25 Dec 2009   #12

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1

Multiple choices poll? Then, I say.... BOTH! I don't really care as long as it is Diet. Lately, I've grown alittle fed-up over coke though but I still like both. :]
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26 Dec 2009   #13


Diet Coke drinker here. Pepsi has a lost a customer here after ditching Pepsi Light just leaving Pepsi Max
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26 Dec 2009   #14

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Coke has a better siziling and energy boost
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26 Dec 2009   #15

Windows 7 Ultimate Build 7600

I choose pepsi, though rarely drink pepsi
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26 Dec 2009   #16


Lol imagine the naked people that used to run the streets back in the day....

Use of stimulants in formula

When launched Coca-Cola's two key ingredients were cocaine (benzoylmethyl ecgonine) and caffeine. The cocaine was derived from the coca leaf and the caffeine from kola nut, leading to the name Coca-Cola (the "K" in Kola was replaced with a "C" for marketing purposes).[25][26]
Coca — cocaine

Pemberton called for five ounces of coca leaf per gallon of syrup, a significant dose; in 1891, Candler claimed his formula (altered extensively from Pemberton's original) contained only a tenth of this amount. Coca-Cola did once contain an estimated nine milligrams of cocaine per glass, but in 1903 it was removed.[27] Coca-Cola still contains coca flavoring.
After 1904, instead of using fresh leaves, Coca-Cola started using "spent" leaves — the leftovers of the cocaine-extraction process with cocaine trace levels left over at a molecular level.[28] To this day, Coca-Cola uses as an ingredient a cocaine-free coca leaf extract prepared at a Stepan Company plant in Maywood, New Jersey.
In the United States, Stepan Company is the only manufacturing plant authorized by the Federal Government to import and process the coca plant,[29] which it obtains mainly from Peru and, to a lesser extent, Bolivia. Besides producing the coca flavoring agent for Coca-Cola, Stepan Company extracts cocaine from the coca leaves, which it sells to Mallinckrodt, a St. Louis, Missouri pharmaceutical manufacturer that is the only company in the United States licensed to purify cocaine for medicinal use.[30] Stepan Company buys about 100 metric tons of dried Peruvian coca leaves each year, according to Marco Castillo, spokesman for Peru's state-owned National Coca Co.[31]
Kola nuts — caffeine

Kola nuts act as a flavoring and the source of caffeine in Coca-Cola. In Britain, for example, the ingredient label states "Flavourings (Including Caffeine)."[32] Kola nuts contain about 2 percent to 3.5 percent caffeine, are of bitter flavor and are commonly used in cola soft drinks. In 1911, the U.S. government initiated United States v. Forty Barrels and Twenty Kegs of Coca-Cola, hoping to force Coca-Cola to remove caffeine from its formula. The case was decided in favor of Coca-Cola. Subsequently, in 1912 the U.S. Pure Food and Drug Act was amended, adding caffeine to the list of "habit-forming" and "deleterious" substances which must be listed on a product's label.
Coca-Cola contains 46 mg of caffeine per 12 fluid ounces, while Caffeine-Free Coca-Cola and Diet Coke Caffeine-Free contains 0 mg.[33]
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26 Dec 2009   #17

windows 7 home premium

i have to go with pepsi lol
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26 Dec 2009   #18

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit

I too was a coke fan, a die hard coke fan, that is until the mid 80's when they switched to the new coke formula. That pissed off a lot of people back then and they switched back. Ever since that debacle I've went with Pepsi. Coke has never been the same since for me.
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26 Dec 2009   #19

Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit SP1 (desktop)

I will drink Pepsi if I can't get Coke. I don't dislike Pepsi, but I have always preferred Coke.
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27 Dec 2009   #20

Win 7 Pro x64, VM Win XP, Win7 Pro Sandbox, Kubuntu 11

Being a diabetic it has to be a diet soda, so either suits me just fine. Prefer the wild cherry pepsi, or the diet black cherry coke; whichever one is on sale.

On the "Golf Course" it has to be some form of energy drink (sugar free) since I walk not ride.
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