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Re: The "Did You Know Thread"
« Reply #610 on: July 07, 2018, 02:53:25 AM »
Did you know originally in 1886 Coca Cola was introduced as an 'intellectual beverage' to boost brain power?
Did you know that the origonal coca cola had cocaine in it?
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Re: The "Did You Know Thread"
« Reply #611 on: July 07, 2018, 08:00:20 PM »
Yes indeedy....hence the 'Coca' part of Coca-Cola being an abbreviation of Cocaine. ;)



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