quit drinking soda....

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by cobrasneverdie, Jul 9, 2003.

  1. yep

    27 vote(s)
  2. nope

    32 vote(s)
  3. a few cans here an there meals ect....

    26 vote(s)
  1. im drinking my last can of soda. i quit! :D do you guys drink soda?
  2. baba

    baba Supporting Member

    Jan 22, 2002
    3rd stone from the sun
    I'm assuming you mean soda pop, not just carbonated water. Only when I drink bourbon or tequila.

    Tequila/grapefruit soda/water

    I drink fresh brewed green tea and water all day.

  3. drink it slooooooooooow :p

    but anyways, i voted #3 because i recently decided to shape up (doin about a hundred crunches and push ups a night) and drinkin sodas was my big weakness, so from now on its water for me except at a meal (where i drink tea or a soda).
    its not easy gulpin down water all day but hey, if it makes me buff then i guess its worth it :p
  4. fastplant


    Sep 26, 2002
    I tend to drink a 20oz bottle a day at work because I don't like coffee and I need the caffeine kick every now and then, but I don't have any at home or anything like that. I enjoy drinking it, but it's far too bad for your health to drink all the time.
  5. Bruce Lindfield

    Bruce Lindfield Unprofessional TalkBass Contributor Gold Supporting Member

    I mean - what do you mean by Soda?

    Sounds like a nasty chemical to me - the sort of thing I would put down the toilet or to clear a blockage in the drains :

    Caustic Soda


    I certainly wouldn't want to drink that!! :meh:
  6. Joe Nerve

    Joe Nerve Supporting Member

    Oct 7, 2000
    New York City
    Endorsing artist: Musicman basses, Hipshot products
    i rarely drink anything but water - and a little coffee. never liked soda, go figger. never understood people that drink it all day long. i've known some people SERIOUSLY ADDICTED to mountain dew and coke. caffiene and sugar addictions, bigtime. lotsa fat people drink lotsa soda - just an observation :) .
  7. its gonna be hard... i was rippin through a 6-12 pack a day and now im cuttin out to zero. i ride my bike alot to work it off but still it cant bet good for me. and moving my 55pound rig up and down 2-3 flights of stairs every week has done me alot of good :D
  8. Mike Money

    Mike Money Banned

    Mar 18, 2003
    Bakersfield California
    Avatar Speakers Endorsing Hooligan
    A can a day keeps the caffiene withdrawals away...
  9. see: me! lol jk, im not that big, i am overweight though, but since i began "working out" and stopped drinkin sodas and watching what i eat i have lost ~15 pounds in about a month, though i dont care what i weigh as long as i am healthy and look like im in shape :p call me shallow or jaded but hey, who isnt
  10. i can loose 10pounds in a week. if i accually drink water and eat healthy. trust me i have done it. my mom thought i was turning anerexic and she is a shrink:ninja:
  11. your wrong. once a day keeps the dreams away:D
  12. fastplant


    Sep 26, 2002
    I'm the same way, my wife gets mad at me because I can lose weight so fast and she can't. However, I also put on weight real fast too.
  13. DigMe


    Aug 10, 2002
    Waco, TX
    Yes, in America it's popular to drink caustic soda. Nailed it again Bruce.

    brad cook
  14. well lets hope this whole no soda things changes my health not that it really needs changing. but ill see how it goes and keep you kids posted with somthin to read :D
  15. Bruce Lindfield

    Bruce Lindfield Unprofessional TalkBass Contributor Gold Supporting Member

    But I don't live in America - this is the WORLD Wide Web - come on get with it!! :p
  16. secretdonkey


    Oct 9, 2002
    Austin, TX
    ...Or else Bruce will hop in his lorry and come over to kick your butt!

    :D ;)
  17. Bruce Lindfield

    Bruce Lindfield Unprofessional TalkBass Contributor Gold Supporting Member

    But don't you think 'Soda' is a silly name for a drink - it's just a chemical - what is it standing for and what does it define?

    Carbonated or sparkling drinks - makes sense or even fizzy drinks is descriptive - Soda is just stupid!

  18. fastplant


    Sep 26, 2002
    :( soda is the smartest word I know
  19. Bruce Lindfield

    Bruce Lindfield Unprofessional TalkBass Contributor Gold Supporting Member

    Hmmm....OK what's your definition of "Soda"?

    Presumably its not :

    Baking Soda

    Definition: Baking soda, or bicarbonate of soda, is a leavening agent used in baked goods like cookies or quick breads. It is used when the dough or batter contains an acidic ingredient, like buttermilk, lemon, brown sugar, sour cream, or yogurt. The soda, or base, combines with the buttermilk, or acid, to produce carbon dioxide and the baked goods expand, or rise. It is an ingredient in baking powder. Make sure not to confuse the two when baking, or your product will be ruined.

    • (noun)

    Examples: Sift the baking soda with the flour and salt and add it to the cake batter.