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Sometimes life is so chaotic that you have to stop and slow down so it doesn't pass you by. 
Me: Can I have a coke?
Waiter: Sure what Kind?

Here in Texas we call everythin' Coke. The only time you say a specific brand is when you want a Dr Pepper. And you never put a period after the r.
I love spendin' time down by the lake at lunch enjoyin' this heavenly drink.

What do y'all call fountain drinks?


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24 comments

  1. So many of my Northern friends have been confused by the whole calling every soft drink a Coke fun!

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  2. That would throw me for a loop! Where I live we call all carbonated beverages "pop."

    Great pictures! I love the angles.

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    1. Hahaha. I just can't get behind calling it pop. Why? Where does that come from?

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  3. We call all of it POP as well! (My whole life) Raised in MS, now live in TX.

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  4. My family only drinks Diet Coke and we've always just called it a coke. It's so fascinating how people's vocabularies are so different. Stopping by from #‎tribedare‬

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  5. I've always called it soda but my calls it pop. When we lived in Texas we noticed everything was called Coke haha. They do the same thing in Europe!

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    1. Well, maybe Europe isn't so bad after all.

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  6. I've always called it soda (here in New England), but when I lived in Alaska we called it pop! :)

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  7. Call me a weird Texas but I call it 'Soda' and it drives my husband crazy... Maybe that's why I do it?

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  8. we call it a coke as well.. and then follow it up with a "what kind?"

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  9. We all call it coke as well. :-) Soda could be used, I guess. And tonic is what you mix with gin. ;-) Visiting from the Not-a-Mom blogger FB group. :-) Cheers!

    Kelly
    www.alovelylifeindeed.com

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  10. The lake looks beautiful! Here in New Jersey, we call it "soda." I always order a Coke -- but that's when the waiter sometimes says, "We have Pepsi. Is that OK?"

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  11. I am from Texas and know exactly what you mean.

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    1. I just looked up the logo - I never noticed that before. Still don't like it.

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  13. I am from MS. I know people that said Coke for everything but never did myself. I just said specifically what it is called.

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    1. I say Coke far more than I should

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