Holidays are coming!!

Sparky83

Active Member
And untill now i hadnt, Well done! :clap:

Christmas could have totally passed me by without it!
:eek:


Still prefer Pepsi thought!:smashin:
 

phil t

Well-known Member
And untill now i hadnt, Well done! :clap:

Christmas could have totally passed me by without it!
:eek:


Still prefer Pepsi thought!:smashin:

Yup and I'm with you when it comes to Pepsi too.
 

Sartios

Banned
I like both, I get days where I fancy Coke, then I get days where I really fancy Pepsi.
 

davepuma

Distinguished Member
I can drink either as long as they're mixed with Jack Daniels or Morgan Spiced. Cola doesn't remind me of Christmas though.
 

Sparky83

Active Member
I agree, I also like coke but only really diet coke, find normal coke a little but too syrupy.

Now Pepsi Max on the other hand is pure liquid gold!
 

alphaomega16

Distinguished Member

mjn

Distinguished Member
thought i was seeing double, then realised stan24v has posted this same topic on e46zone :)
 

maxwell

Distinguished Member
We all know what it means when you see the Coca Cola xmas trucks.












It means - The tight gits haven't spent any money on xmas advertising for about 15 years :laugh:
 

alphaomega16

Distinguished Member
We all know what it means when you see the Coca Cola xmas trucks.












It means - The tight gits haven't spent any money on xmas advertising for about 15 years :laugh:

Rather them show really good old ones than cak new ones.
 

phil t

Well-known Member
, it signifies the start of xmas to me :)

Advent has always signified the start of Christmas for me. Perhaps I’m just old fashioned?
 

jsniper

Well-known Member
I got annoyed when I saw it in November! But then I saw it in decemeber (at about 12.05am on the 1st) and was happy :)
 

jsniper

Well-known Member
Deadringers said:
Funny Coke or anything like that does not remind me of Christmas at all...

What does remind me of Christmas is Turkeys, Pigs in Blankets, Christmas Trees, Cold weather, Snow, Log fires and Mince Pies :)

For me it does because I can always remember seeing the advert around Christmas when I was little.
 

smallclanger

Well-known Member
Funny Coke or anything like that does not remind me of Christmas at all...

What does remind me of Christmas is Turkeys, Pigs in Blankets, Christmas Trees, Cold weather, Snow, Log fires and Mince Pies :)

Totally agree. For me coke reminds me of hot days and drinking cold drinks, there is no link to christmas and I get annoyed with that stupid chant "holidays are coming" - It's CHRISTMAS not "Holidays"!
 

HMHB

Distinguished Member
In my experience, you know it's coming up to Christmas when-

1) All council estates start to look like the strip at Vegas

2) All the scrounging adverts start on the radio and telly telling you how many people or snow leopards will die on Christmas day.
 

phil t

Well-known Member
Its not is it??!!

It so totally is.

Christmas should be about spending time and relaxing with friends and family, if you believe then there is the religious message too. What this advert typifies is the gluttony that is taking over.

:thumbsdow
 

Grangey.

Distinguished Member
Advent has always signified the start of Christmas for me. Perhaps I'm just old fashioned?

i think if I had kids it probably would do for me, but as I dont for me there are 3 key signals

1) Youl start to see about a million times more perfume adverts which make no sense all over the tv- this signifies its on its way but dont worry about it unless youre massivly organised
2) Until this year- the toys-r-us advert, this I would normally noticed just abit before the next signal and would give you that sort of "ooohhh i get some time off soon" feeling- until Toys r us changed the advert- now it means squat.
3) The coke advert, this signifies the christmas period is now properly upon us so pull your finger out and get shopping and organising.

Of corse everyones different, but the coke adverts seem to time it perfectly to get the christmassy feeling the right time each year
 

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