The Greatest Soft Drink

The part of the church where the silliest things happen. Conversations that sound like they belong in the youth room will be moved here.

Pick The Best!!

Coca-Cola
8
35%
Pepsi
1
4%
Mountain Dew
4
17%
Dr. Pepper
7
30%
Sprite
0
No votes
Fanta
0
No votes
Root-Beer
2
9%
R.C. Cola
1
4%
7up
0
No votes
Ginger Ale
0
No votes
 
Total votes: 23

User avatar
JimVH
Ramone, the hair dresser with smokin' diapers
Ramone, the hair dresser with smokin' diapers
Posts: 20675
Joined: Sun May 18, 2008 6:00 pm
Location: I wasn't born in Texas, but I got here as soon as I could.
Contact:

Re: The Greatest Soft Drink

Post by JimVH » Wed Nov 08, 2017 7:27 pm

CodeMonkey wrote:
Wed Nov 08, 2017 5:39 pm
JimVH wrote:
Tue Nov 07, 2017 2:33 pm
Of the colas, RC would win.
With one of these?
Image
We have a winner. Give that man a cheroot.
Image

User avatar
plainview
Usher
Usher
Posts: 301
Joined: Wed Oct 14, 2015 11:19 pm

Re: The Greatest Soft Drink

Post by plainview » Wed Nov 08, 2017 7:39 pm

Ale 8 is missing.

Image

User avatar
wosbald
Crux' Cleveland Correspondent
Crux' Cleveland Correspondent
Posts: 18470
Joined: Mon Feb 25, 2008 6:00 pm
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
Contact:

Re: The Greatest Soft Drink

Post by wosbald » Wed Nov 08, 2017 8:01 pm

+JMJ+
plainview wrote:
Wed Nov 08, 2017 7:39 pm
Ale 8 is missing.

Image
Aye, that's a goodun.




"In the end, My Immaculate Heart will triumph." - Our Lady of Fatima

User avatar
coco
Uniquely Duggish
Uniquely Duggish
Posts: 27585
Joined: Sun Feb 01, 2009 6:00 pm
Location: Sweet Home Alabama
Contact:

Re: The Greatest Soft Drink

Post by coco » Wed Nov 08, 2017 8:31 pm

Sundrop is a good one, though it has very limited distribution.

Generally speaking, I prefer Coke.
"Like a gold ring in a pig's snout is a cob with a forever lucite stem." (Pipverbs 1:1)
"No more signatures that quote other CPS members." - Thunk

User avatar
jruegg
Mr. Eggs
Mr. Eggs
Posts: 25522
Joined: Thu Dec 17, 2009 6:00 pm
Location: Kingdom of God (Mk 1:15)
Contact:

Re: The Greatest Soft Drink

Post by jruegg » Wed Nov 08, 2017 9:25 pm

Image
Image

User avatar
Sir Moose
President Jar-Jar Binks fan club: "Meesa tink he da best!" - Perpetually in Trouble
President Jar-Jar Binks fan club: "Meesa tink he da best!" - Perpetually in Trouble
Posts: 2777
Joined: Tue Mar 03, 2015 1:17 am
Location: NW Washington
Contact:

Re: The Greatest Soft Drink

Post by Sir Moose » Wed Nov 08, 2017 9:46 pm

Image
In theory, theory and practice are the same. In practice, they are not.

User avatar
Jocose
a large Chinese man named Wu
a large Chinese man named Wu
Posts: 20051
Joined: Fri Jan 11, 2008 6:00 pm
Location: Moonbase Alpha
Contact:

Re: The Greatest Soft Drink

Post by Jocose » Wed Nov 08, 2017 10:06 pm

I don't consume soft drinks anymore. When I did, I always preferred RC Cola.

Coke is too sweet, Pepsi was better.


The chemicals in the diet stuff is very bad.
"And for Freds sake, DO NOT point anyone towards CPS or you'll put them off of both Christianity and pipe smoking forever." ~ FredS

Image

User avatar
GaryInVA
Cheesecake Wizard
Cheesecake Wizard
Posts: 3505
Joined: Tue Sep 28, 2010 6:00 pm
Location: USA, USA!!!

Re: The Greatest Soft Drink

Post by GaryInVA » Thu Nov 09, 2017 11:14 am

Image
hugodrax wrote:
Fri Apr 06, 2018 4:19 pm
This, gentlemen, is what it feels like when doves cry.

Official London Fatberg Finder

User avatar
JimVH
Ramone, the hair dresser with smokin' diapers
Ramone, the hair dresser with smokin' diapers
Posts: 20675
Joined: Sun May 18, 2008 6:00 pm
Location: I wasn't born in Texas, but I got here as soon as I could.
Contact:

Re: The Greatest Soft Drink

Post by JimVH » Thu Nov 09, 2017 12:09 pm

GaryInVA wrote:
Thu Nov 09, 2017 11:14 am
Image
As a committed redneck, I'll allow this.
Image

User avatar
hugodrax
All Around Nice Guy
All Around Nice Guy
Posts: 16268
Joined: Fri Jan 25, 2013 6:00 pm
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Contact:

Re: The Greatest Soft Drink

Post by hugodrax » Thu Nov 09, 2017 12:12 pm

Jocose wrote:
Wed Nov 08, 2017 10:06 pm
I don't consume soft drinks anymore. When I did, I always preferred RC Cola.

Coke is too sweet, Pepsi was better.


The chemicals in the diet stuff is very bad.
Strange how tastes differ. I've always found Pepsi much more sweet than coke.

As for RC Cola, I learned to like it as a kid because I found it easier to come up with thirty-five cents for Royal Crown vs fifty cents for coke.
Etiam mihi opinio anserem perirent.

User avatar
JimVH
Ramone, the hair dresser with smokin' diapers
Ramone, the hair dresser with smokin' diapers
Posts: 20675
Joined: Sun May 18, 2008 6:00 pm
Location: I wasn't born in Texas, but I got here as soon as I could.
Contact:

Re: The Greatest Soft Drink

Post by JimVH » Thu Nov 09, 2017 12:15 pm

It may not have been the best brand, but this was definitely the most familiar when I was a kid:

Image
Image

User avatar
GaryInVA
Cheesecake Wizard
Cheesecake Wizard
Posts: 3505
Joined: Tue Sep 28, 2010 6:00 pm
Location: USA, USA!!!

Re: The Greatest Soft Drink

Post by GaryInVA » Thu Nov 09, 2017 3:12 pm

JimVH wrote:
Thu Nov 09, 2017 12:09 pm
GaryInVA wrote:
Thu Nov 09, 2017 11:14 am
Image
As a committed redneck, I'll allow this.
Due to my problems with sugar now this stuff would put me into a coma. Sammy D Jr sure did love it though.
hugodrax wrote:
Fri Apr 06, 2018 4:19 pm
This, gentlemen, is what it feels like when doves cry.

Official London Fatberg Finder

User avatar
JimVH
Ramone, the hair dresser with smokin' diapers
Ramone, the hair dresser with smokin' diapers
Posts: 20675
Joined: Sun May 18, 2008 6:00 pm
Location: I wasn't born in Texas, but I got here as soon as I could.
Contact:

Re: The Greatest Soft Drink

Post by JimVH » Thu Nov 09, 2017 3:19 pm

GaryInVA wrote:
Thu Nov 09, 2017 3:12 pm
JimVH wrote:
Thu Nov 09, 2017 12:09 pm
GaryInVA wrote:
Thu Nov 09, 2017 11:14 am
Image
As a committed redneck, I'll allow this.
Due to my problems with sugar now this stuff would put me into a coma. Sammy D Jr sure did love it though.
Yeah, I can't drink it anymore, either, and I really miss it. I always felt it was the perfect coke to go with BBQ.
Image

User avatar
SlowToke
John Crosby's Friend
John Crosby's Friend
Posts: 8464
Joined: Sun Dec 02, 2007 6:00 pm
Location: Cloverdale, IN
Contact:

Re: The Greatest Soft Drink

Post by SlowToke » Thu Nov 09, 2017 7:20 pm

plainview wrote:
Wed Nov 08, 2017 7:39 pm
Ale 8 is missing.

Image
This is exactly what I thought when I saw the poll. By far my all-time favorite. I used to buy a few cases when I traveled through the great state of Kentucky because it wasn't available near me. That all changed a couple years ago. The small grocery store at the end of my road now carries it and I am their best Ale8 customer.
Wayne Teipen
http://teipenpipes.com
"Fools have no interest in understanding; they only want to air their own opinions." Proverbs 18:2

"Life is tough, and it's tougher when you're stupid." -- John Wayne

User avatar
Roadmaster
Ornery one-eyed tick farming weiner dog
Ornery one-eyed tick farming weiner dog
Posts: 12805
Joined: Sat Dec 29, 2007 6:00 pm
Location: Missouri The Show-me State

Re: The Greatest Soft Drink

Post by Roadmaster » Thu Nov 09, 2017 9:06 pm

Coke, great taste and good for cleaning battery terminals.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yhWU6tuSuMo
Current Superhero(s): Pepik and Skip.

User avatar
Steverino
Gentleman of the Briar and Tiny Tim Wannabe
Gentleman of the Briar and Tiny Tim Wannabe
Posts: 8027
Joined: Sat Mar 31, 2007 6:00 pm
Location: Lexington, NC, near the Walmart
Contact:

Re: The Greatest Soft Drink

Post by Steverino » Fri Nov 10, 2017 6:38 pm

Had it been a choice I would have selected Mello Yello; however, in its absence, I went with the similar but inferior Mountain Dew.
Seek the Lord while he may be found; call upon him while he is near; let the wicked forsake his way, and the unrighteous man his thoughts; let him return to the Lord, that he may have compassion on him, and to our God, for he will abundantly pardon. Isaiah 55:6,7 ESV

User avatar
bilder
Brother of the Briar
Brother of the Briar
Posts: 3468
Joined: Sun Oct 28, 2007 6:00 pm
Location: Myrtle Point, OR
Contact:

Re: The Greatest Soft Drink

Post by bilder » Sun Nov 12, 2017 11:14 pm

For every day drinking I would go with Dr Pepper.

But for when I am enjoying a cigar or pipe, I have found that cream soda is an excellent pairing.
"Welcome. Please post things that make no sense." -Onyx

User avatar
Jester
Pastor
Pastor
Posts: 981
Joined: Mon Sep 19, 2016 1:10 pm
Location: Missouri

Re: The Greatest Soft Drink

Post by Jester » Mon Nov 13, 2017 7:31 am

bilder wrote:
Sun Nov 12, 2017 11:14 pm
For every day drinking I would go with Dr Pepper.

But for when I am enjoying a cigar or pipe, I have found that cream soda is an excellent pairing.
Ah, cream-soda, root-beers hot sister.
I smoke a cigar because the body is a temple and the temple needs incense. -Michael Knowles

Pumpkin Ale is more American than apple pie! -Tuttle

When chaos manifests itself, what makes you think that anyone tame will be good for anything? -Jordan B. Peterson

User avatar
JimVH
Ramone, the hair dresser with smokin' diapers
Ramone, the hair dresser with smokin' diapers
Posts: 20675
Joined: Sun May 18, 2008 6:00 pm
Location: I wasn't born in Texas, but I got here as soon as I could.
Contact:

Re: The Greatest Soft Drink

Post by JimVH » Mon Nov 13, 2017 10:50 am

I have known people who like to mix milk or cream with their soda (cola, root beer, DP). I tried it with root beer a time or two. Good stuff.
Image

User avatar
infidel
kthxbai
kthxbai
Posts: 6390
Joined: Mon Dec 28, 2009 6:00 pm

Re: The Greatest Soft Drink

Post by infidel » Mon Nov 13, 2017 11:05 am

Love me some Vernor's
Inadvertently emboldening the cause of naïve Evolutionism since 2016.

"Who the hell ponders placentas? Dude, you're a freak of nature." - DepartedLight

"One man's saint is another man's infidel." - hugodrax

"Total. Freaking. Win." - Skip

Post Reply