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Where are you from, and what do you call "soda"?

Do you call it pop, soda, something else?

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Amoraeterna

Asked by Amoraeterna at 6:32 AM on Oct. 22, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • From upstate New York, near Ithaca.
    I grew up calling it POP
    Now we call it Coke
    Once in a while we have soda or soda pop.

    When I was about 7, my cousin and I waited at a friends house for about three hours while their mother went to get POP. When the mother came home she had their father who had been in the hospital. We were certain if we stayed they would share the POP with us. What a disappointment.
    tootoobusy

    Answer by tootoobusy at 6:39 AM on Oct. 22, 2010

  • Grew up in Georgia I say soda
    adelinasmommy

    Answer by adelinasmommy at 6:40 AM on Oct. 22, 2010

  • Grew up in uk
    called it pop and still call it pop
    Simone19

    Answer by Simone19 at 6:42 AM on Oct. 22, 2010

  • Australia and we call it Soft Drink
    Weldo1983

    Answer by Weldo1983 at 6:48 AM on Oct. 22, 2010

  • I am from Detroit but I have Tennessee influence and now live in GA so I play it safe and call it a soda pop. this is a running joke down here- Customer-"Gimme a coke." Cashier- "What flavor you want?" Customer- " Pepsi."
    mamak57

    Answer by mamak57 at 6:57 AM on Oct. 22, 2010

  • My husband and I are both originally from WVa, and we both call it "pop". We have also noticed as we have traveled that it differs in different regions of the country. Soda, soda-pop, pop, and then the ones that call all different kinds "Coke" . It is interesting.
    tiffdownard

    Answer by tiffdownard at 6:58 AM on Oct. 22, 2010

  • I'm from Muskegon, Mi. ans I call it pop.
    mumalou1

    Answer by mumalou1 at 7:03 AM on Oct. 22, 2010

  • I live in WI we call it a soda, but my SO is from Indiana and he calls it a pop. One time I told him to bring me home soda, and he brought home some baking soda..... LoL, His mom calls baking soda ...soda, so it gets kind of confusing for me sometimes, however I have started to call it pop around the in laws and soda to my fam.....
    sheloveearth

    Answer by sheloveearth at 7:04 AM on Oct. 22, 2010

  • Ga, I drink COKE, and really it is cocacola, but we don't really say soda or pop or soft drink. We say what do you want to drink? I got tea,sprite, coke,etc.
    Tnamari

    Answer by Tnamari at 7:07 AM on Oct. 22, 2010

  • I live in Tennessee, and we call everything COKE.

    "What do you want?" "A coke." "What kind?" "Sprite."
    makelineerror

    Answer by makelineerror at 7:20 AM on Oct. 22, 2010

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