Friday, September 7, 2018

Fact of the Day: Chinese Soda

From 1927 to 1948, Coca-Cola was available in China. However when communists took over in 1949, it would be until 1979 (a few years after Mao Zedong's death) that a glass of Coca-Cola was ever served in the country ever again.  

10 comments:

  1. Are you kidding? That just sounds crazy to me! Thank goodness it's there now. Wow! Hugs...RO

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  2. I think that was the least of the Chinese people's problems.

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  3. During that time period, I am sure they didn't miss a coke.

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  4. It's interesting to find out what is and isn't available in other parts of the world.

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  5. I wonder if Chinese Coca-Cola tastes better.

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  6. Not sure they were missing out on much there.

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  7. I doubt that thought about that at the time.

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  8. Maybe that is why the Chinese of Mao's period have lived such longer lives??
    Colin

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