Monthly Archives: August 2010

“The real America is gonna have a wicked sunburn tomorrow.”

Just got a snazzy new photo app for my phone. That’s HRC HQ, seen from my office window.

MAAA-HAAAAA!

These commercials  resurface in a wave once every eighteen months; just doing my part to spread the word.

Also, is “fermented in the bottle” not one of the least-appealing beverage descriptors ever?

“Tom Brady in 2009 played the hardest schedule of opposing pass defenses of any quarterback since at least 1993.”

I’m at that heady, early point in the NFL season where I’m convinced that the Patriots are once again going to the Super Bowl.

Coke Slogans

  • 1886 – Drink Coca-Cola.
  • 1887 – Delicious! Refreshing! Invigorating! Exhilarating!
  • 1891 – The Ideal Brain Tonic/The Delightful Summer-Winter beverage.
  • 1904 – Delicious and refreshing.
  • 1905 – Coca-Cola revives and sustains.
  • 1906 – The great national temperance beverage.
  • 1908 – Good til the last drop
  • 1917 – Three million a day.
  • 1922 – Thirst knows no season.
  • 1923 – Enjoy life.
  • 1924 – Refresh yourself.
  • 1925 – Six million a day.
  • 1926 – It had to be good to get where it is.
  • 1927 – Pure as Sunlight
  • 1927 – Around the corner from anywhere.
  • 1928 – Coca-Cola … pure drink of natural flavors.
  • 1929 – The pause that refreshes.
  • 1932 – Ice-cold sunshine.
  • 1937 – America’s favorite moment.
  • 1938 – The best friend thirst ever had.
  • 1938 – Thirst asks nothing more.
  • 1939 – Coca-Cola goes along.
  • 1939 – Coca-Cola has the taste thirst goes for.
  • 1939 – Whoever you are, whatever you do, wherever you may be, when you think of refreshment, think of ice cold Coca-Cola.
  • 1941 – Coca-Cola is Coke!
  • 1942 – The only thing like Coca-Cola is Coca-Cola itself.
  • 1944 – How about a Coke?
  • 1945 – Coke means Coca-Cola.
  • 1945 – Passport to refreshment.
  • 1947 – Coke knows no season.
  • 1948 – Where there’s Coke there’s hospitality.
  • 1949 – Coca-Cola … along the highway to anywhere.
  • 1952 – What you want is a Coke.
  • 1954 – For people on the go.
  • 1956 – Coca-Cola … makes good things taste better.
  • 1957 – The sign of good taste.
  • 1958 – The Cold, Crisp Taste of Coke
  • 1959 – Be really refreshed.
  • 1963 – Things go better with Coke.
  • 1966 – Coke … after Coke … after Coke.
  • 1969 – It’s the real thing.
  • 1971 – I’d like to buy the world a Coke.
  • 1974 – Look for the real things.
  • 1976 – Coke adds life.
  • 1979 – Have a Coke and a smile.
  • 1982 – Coke is it!
  • 1985 – America’s Real Choice

Via.

Via.

Time magazine launches new version of magazine aimed at adults. Funny ’cause it hurts.