Date: Wed, 16 Oct 1996 00:28:04 -0700

From: Kim & Rima McKinzey rkm[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]SLIP.NET

Subject: Re: Student Q: pop/soda/coke/cola

At 11:12 AM 10/15/96, M. Lynne Murphy wrote:

dale sayeth:

There is a boundary somewhere west of Buffalo, New York where "pop" ends

in favor of soda.

this confuses me, since i lived places east and west of buffalo

(newark, new york and central illinois) where "pop" was used.


I'm confused too. Growing up in NYC, I only ever heard/said "soda." Where

in NY state is the boundary between "pop" and "soda"?