raptornx01 wrote:as i said in the other thread coke is a generic brand now.
also, if you are so afraid of product placement, you might want to change your sig, and your avatar, and your username.
Oh tush and fie my little tiddly!
If you believe the generic name for the soda we're talking about is "Coke" (with a capital "C"), then you've been brainwashed.
The generic name is "cola" (with a small "c").
Is Budweiser the generic name for beer?
Anyhoos, I'm not afraid of product placement in the slightest. I just don't want my TP books polluted with it. Is that such a bad thing to want?
I'm sure you know that at the moment in New York, they are considering a ban on the large "bucket" size cups of soda, because they claim Coca-Cola et al is the largest contribution to obesity.
In 2001, Fay Weldon got paid a five figure sum for mentioning one product 12 times in one of her books.
Let's see how many Coca-Cola related products are mentioned in total before jumping to any more conclusions, shall we?