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    Do you say soda, pop, or coke?

    Here is a map of what is said around the country
    http://www.popvssoda.com:2998/county...al-county.html



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    Re: Do you say soda, pop, or coke?

    Pop. Even though I havn't drank a pop, soda or coke in 3 years. Not even diet.


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    Re: Do you say soda, pop, or coke?

    Pop obviously because I'm from Iowa, but like Clones21 I don't drink it anymore either.



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    Re: Do you say soda, pop, or coke?

    I actually say both pop and soda, just depends on what mood I am in.



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    Re: Do you say soda, pop, or coke?

    used to say pop growing up in Iowa, but have said soda ever since moving to KC in 1999. soda stayed with me everywhere else I have lived (Indiana, St. Louis). I think pop is very much a northern term.



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    Re: Do you say soda, pop, or coke?

    I'll say both pop and soda.



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    Re: Do you say soda, pop, or coke?

    Anyone have an example of "other"?

    Also, I lived in Houston for a time and I never heard anyone generically refer to soda as "coke".



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    Re: Do you say soda, pop, or coke?

    Quote Originally Posted by cy1010 View Post
    Anyone have an example of "other"?

    Also, I lived in Houston for a time and I never heard anyone generically refer to soda as "coke".
    I think that's more of a Mississippi/Alabama/Georgia thing, that area anyways. I suppose "cola" could be an other.



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    Re: Do you say soda, pop, or coke?

    Quote Originally Posted by LetsPlay2 View Post
    I actually say both pop and soda, just depends on what mood I am in.

    Same here, but I want to punch those that say coke when it is not a coca cola.



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    Re: Do you say soda, pop, or coke?

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    I think that's more of a Mississippi/Alabama/Georgia thing, that area anyways. I suppose "cola" could be an other.
    Take a look at that map. Texas is almost all coded in "coke".



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    Re: Do you say soda, pop, or coke?

    Pop. But dont say that in Tennessee..... lol



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    Re: Do you say soda, pop, or coke?

    Quote Originally Posted by cy1010 View Post
    Take a look at that map. Texas is almost all coded in "coke".
    Oh my bad, I didn't even notice the link. I guess I associate it with the Alabama/Georgia region then.



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    Re: Do you say soda, pop, or coke?

    Before moving to Maryland in 2006 it was 100% pop for me. When I lived in Maryland from 2006-2008 started as pop then eventually turned into soda. Now that I have moved back to Nebraska I say both. I also have an aunt that lives in Dallas and they say "coke" quite often.



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    Re: Do you say soda, pop, or coke?

    I say whisky.



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    Re: Do you say soda, pop, or coke?

    How about soda pop?



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