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  • I'll drink anything that's totally flat!

    2 12.50%
  • I'll drink it if it produces a few bubbles on top when poured. That means it has gas!

    4 25.00%
  • I'll only drink it if it has most of its bubbles (two days old, max)

    5 31.25%
  • I won't even drink day-old pop

    1 6.25%
  • I sometimes add seltzer if it's flat

    2 12.50%
  • I throw flat soda down the drain

    6 37.50%
  • There are some carbonated drinks I make an exception for

    2 12.50%
  • I don't consume any fizzy drinks (/alien)

    2 12.50%
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Thread: Do you drink flat soda?

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    Do you drink flat soda?

    It's the poll you've all been waiting for!

    And I know you thought it was started by BarIII.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Madrigal View Post
    It's the poll you've all been waiting for!

    And I know you thought it was started by BarIII.
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    If I have a choice I will aim for individually packaged drinks so that I avoid the disappointment of reduced carbonation. But sometimes there is no choice, and then I aim to consume within a few days.

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    I can tolerate significantly reduced carbonation in sprite or fanta-type drinks, but not colas. It would still be kinda gross but I might drink it instead of throwing it down the drain, as long as it's cold.
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    I get a choice of free egg roll or can of soda at the Chinese take out when I spend a certain amount and they didn't have egg rolls last time so I'm stuck with a can of diet Pepsi. I don't like anything carbonated. If I drink it I'll go through my de-fizzing routine - shake, let settle, shake, let settle, etc.
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    People who don't like fizzy drinks - does this apply to beer as well? @BarIII @Faust
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    Quote Originally Posted by Madrigal View Post
    People who don't like fizzy drinks - does this apply to beer as well? @BarIII @Faust
    No, I love beer. Categorically I don't think it's a fizzy drink.
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    i drink it if it's may fault it went flat... it is like finishing my beer in the morning... i don't like it, but it reminds me to finish what i start...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Madrigal View Post
    People who don't like fizzy drinks - does this apply to beer as well? @BarIII @Faust
    Yes. I don't like anything that burns. Fizzy drinks and alcohol burn. And I avoid things that aren't healthy. If I'm going to drink something that's not healthy I'll buy a malted, if they still sell them these days, or maybe I'll buy a Yoohoo. I haven't had either for over a year.
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