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    Re: Salt and Soda

    Quote Originally Posted by snowcraig2.0 View Post
    I have been drinking Pepsi Maxx, consensus that I would be better going back to regular?
    Does it have more caffeine than regular or diet?



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    Re: Salt and Soda

    Quote Originally Posted by KnappShack View Post
    It's Scotch and soda, not Scotch and pop
    I've never heard either phrase.



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    Re: Salt and Soda

    Quote Originally Posted by nfrine View Post
    It's pop, not soda.

    That explains it!! This actually made me laugh. I remember being in Florida on vacation and we were out to eat. The waiter asked me if I wanted anything to drink. I replied " A coke would be great." He replied "No problem bro, what kind." This caught me off guard so I came back with "vanilla if you have it, regular if that's all you got." The look he gave me was like someone just coldcocked him in the ear. All this time I thought the young man had a drug problem, nope it was me not speaking the native language. Huh, who knew?!



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    Re: Salt and Soda

    Quote Originally Posted by NickTheGreat View Post
    I've never heard either phrase.
    Mostly I go with Scotch and Scotch but only after an especially rough week.

    I guess it's not Jack and pop either.

    It's time to convert to soda and drop the pop!



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    Re: Salt and Soda

    Quote Originally Posted by WhatchaGonnaDo View Post
    Hence I call it soda. But I have cut it out except when mixed with booze.
    I'm in the same boat as you (other than calling it the wrong name). Only drink pop with my cheap Canadian whiskey now, & even then I try to use diet or the 10 calorie variety.



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    Re: Salt and Soda

    Quote Originally Posted by KnappShack View Post
    It's Scotch and soda, not Scotch and pop
    Yeah, but that's because they're talking about club soda, not a cola or sugar sweetened carbonated beverage.



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    Re: Salt and Soda

    Quote Originally Posted by cyrocksmypants View Post
    Yeah, but that's because they're talking about club soda, not a cola or sugar sweetened carbonated beverage.
    I know.....it was a reach. I feel so dirty. Maybe a Scotch will make me feel better



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    Re: Salt and Soda

    Quote Originally Posted by KnappShack View Post
    I know.....it was a reach. I feel so dirty. Maybe a Scotch will make me feel better
    Either way, if you dirty a scotch by mixing it with anything other than a cube or two of ice, you're not worthy of the noble drink as it is.



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    Re: Salt and Soda

    Quote Originally Posted by snowcraig2.0 View Post
    So, the wife is making me give up salting my food, and cut be back to one Pepsi Maxx per day, on the heals of a little 'incident' I had last week. These are two of my favorite things to consume, as I love salty foods, and nothing is better to me than a cold Pepsi. Anyone else had to make changes like this before? Any tips?

    I quit pop after having kidney stones. That lasted about a month.. Pibb is just too damn good.


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    Re: Salt and Soda

    Quote Originally Posted by Tailg8er View Post
    I'm in the same boat as you (other than calling it the wrong name). Only drink pop with my cheap Canadian whiskey now, & even then I try to use diet or the 10 calorie variety.
    There's just something about a whiskey/coke that my taste buds won't let me give up



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    Re: Salt and Soda

    After 2 lithotripsy procedures and a brief stay in the hospital (kidney stones), I have pretty much given up my Diet Dew addiction. Now I force down about 80 ounces of water each day. All I do at work is drink and pee.



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    Re: Salt and Soda

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonestate View Post
    After 2 lithotripsy procedures and a brief stay in the hospital (kidney stones), I have pretty much given up my Diet Dew addiction. Now I force down about 80 ounces of water each day. All I do at work is drink and pee.
    Throw a nap in there and that sounds like my kinda job.



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