Posts tagged "coca-cola"

Coca-Cola Now Paying Nutritionists To Say Soda Is Healthy For You

Hey! If I asked you, a normal person on the street, whether or not it was a “healthy choice” to drink a can of Coke, tiny or otherwise, what would you say? You would probably say no! Even if you were like, a super big fan of cola, you would definitely say no! Why? Because there…

Robyn Pennacchia / March 18, 2015

When You Pour Milk Into Coca Cola, Something Crazy Happens, Because Science Is Magic

Nope. No, thanks. Nah. I’ll pass. …

Megan Reynolds / February 27, 2015

What Was Vitamin Water Thinking With This “You Retard” Bottle Cap?

Blake Loates popped open a bottle of Vitamin Water recently and found an extremely upsetting message under the cap: “You retard.” The words were especially hurtful as Blake’s younger sister, Fiona, has cerebral palsy and significant cognitive delays. She sent a photo of the cap to her father, who was justifiably outraged and sent off…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / September 19, 2013

My Love Of Coca-Cola And Its Decline In North America

I think it might be time for me to partake in a Coca-Cola addiction intervention, because apparently, many fellow North American addicts have kicked the habit. Now I’m just feeling left out and in fear of the shakes.

Unfortunately (for me, but probably beneficial for the obesity issue in America), Coca-Cola’s profit ha…

Daley Quinn / July 17, 2013

An Open Letter to Mayor Bloomberg

An Open Letter to Mayor Bloomberg:

I’m sorry, but with all due respect, sir, ARE YOU MY MOTHER? You know, the one that still won’t allow me to drink caffeine after 4 p.m. because it will “keep me up”?

No, no Mayor Bloomberg, you sure as hell are not, so why…

Daley Quinn / July 5, 2012

Young Mother Dies From 2-Gallon-A-Day Coca-Cola Habit

Experts say a New Zealand woman’s 2-gallon-a-day Coca-Cola habit probably contributed to her death, a conclusion that led the soft-drink giant to note that even water can be deadly in excessive amounts.
Natasha Harris, a 30-year-old, stay-at-home mother of eight from Invercargill, died of a heart attack in February 2010. Fairfax Media reported that a…

The Huffington Post / April 21, 2012

Diet Coke Models Become Diet Coke Bottles

Award-winning body artist Carolyn Roper painted these models to resemble the new “Night & Day” Diet Coke bottles, designed by Jean Paul Gaultier. Yep, the “Night” Diet Coke bottle is wearing a fishnet body suit–which was then painstakingly recreated on the model. Those brush strokes on the upper thighs must have tickled like whoa.

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / April 16, 2012

Quick Pic: Vintage Coke Can Designs

Coca-Cola is no stranger to makeovers. Yet, these vintage cans are so cool, that maybe the brand should consider going back to one of its old looks. Pop art has never gone out of style. Then again, neither has Coke. []…

Leonora Epstein / July 1, 2009

Get Happy With Coke Creatures

It’s an ad, but that doesn’t make it any less appallingly adorable. Check out this awesomely happy-happy-joy-joy Coca-Cola summer ad that’s running in Europe. Starring a freaky dude on top of a hill who plays a magical organ, a cast of furry beasts who warble and dance charmingly when injected with arcing stream…

Susannah Breslin / May 7, 2009

The Daily Squeeze: No Sex In Space Movie & Male Birds’ Singing

Virgin Galactic, the company planning on taking wealthy tourists to the edge of the atmosphere, has turned down a $1 million-offer for a sex-in-spacce movie. [Fox news]
The Indian Health Minister wants to legalize homosexuality, which is currently a crime with the punishment of life in prison, so that they can focus on fighting HIV/AIDS.

Catherine Strawn / October 3, 2008