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Coke Zero Is Probably Just Some Tasty Poison

December 24th, 2010 by jake · 9 Comments

So much for sleeping in and, you know, not working. Please accept my apologies.

Haha, Michelle Jones has fallen into our trap of making everyone drink Coke Zero. [FOX 41]

Seriously, breaking into an animal shelter to steal? Really? [WAVE3]

Did you know? Yes, you did. Thieves use Facebook to determine when to steal your crap. [WHAS11]

Don’t forget that you can loan your kids to the Science Center December 27 through 30. This is a big deal for people who need to get stuff done, probably. [Click the Clicky]

A federal judge has ruled that the Mine Safety and Health Administration may proceed with taking action to close a Pike County mine operated by Massey Energy. [H-L]

Here are three delicious Kentucky-made treats you should buy for yourself ASAP for post-holiday enjoyment. [Page One]

Looking for something to do on New Year’s Eve in Louisville? Here’s your list, kids. [LEO Weekly]

Tags: Bad Behavior · Dining · Judges · Possibility City · Youth

9 responses so far ↓

  • 1 garyguss // Dec 24, 2010 at 9:33 am

    Coke Zero ! Now with yummy Hexavalent Chromium

  • 2 Michelle // Dec 24, 2010 at 10:01 am

    Coke Zero is the nectar of the gods and every restaurant in town should serve it. The end.

  • 3 jake // Dec 24, 2010 at 10:17 am

    If my Pur pitcher doesn’t filter the chromium out, then I had some with my Coke Zero and Makers 46 last night in the form of a big ice ball.

  • 4 Paul Jason Puckett // Dec 24, 2010 at 11:21 am

    I guess I’m going to be “that guy” and point out to our friends at WDRB that the gas station explosion was NOT in PRP, unless the Ridgers annexed all of Shively and Park Hill.

  • 5 garyguss // Dec 24, 2010 at 11:50 am

    PRP = the Entire Southend of Louisville, just ask one of the residents

  • 6 Steve Magruder // Dec 24, 2010 at 9:24 pm

    Cola is probably the unhealthiest soft drink. The phosphoric acid isn’t good stuff for the stomach and that’s just for starters.

  • 7 garyguss // Dec 25, 2010 at 7:34 am

    Cola has a cleansing effect… it takes the rust off of car bumpers so its got to be good for your innards

  • 8 jake // Dec 25, 2010 at 9:23 am

    So you’re saying the Coke Zero could be killing the chromium or whatever it is Michelle and I are consuming when we partake in bourbon and fancy ice?

    That’s good news.

  • 9 Mark H (Not Hebert) // Dec 26, 2010 at 7:24 pm

    Ironically, the low pH formed by Steve’s phosphoric acid would actually help reduce the hexavalent chromium to the more non-toxic trivalent form.

    So Jake, you’re actually correct in your contention that the Coke Zero is actually protecting you from your ice cubes. Actually, your stomach acid does a much better job since water cannot be absorbed into your body until it passes out of your stomach. So skip the Prilosec and Tums if you’re worried about Hexavalent Chromium.

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