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What do you think is the most recognizable brand?

Asked at Massachusetts Street on August 5, 2011

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Photo of Noah Ottinger

“Probably McDonald’s. ”

Photo of Patrick Patterson

“Coca-Cola.”

Photo of Cynthia Brown

“Nike.”

Photo of Justin Briggs

“McDonald’s.”

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ljwhirled 3 years, 4 months ago

ku_law. Recognized city wide as the wanker who's always first.

ljwhirled 3 years, 4 months ago

No Esc it, but you can Ctrl+Alt+Delete it.

Bill Lee 3 years, 4 months ago

Coke. There are people who order a Pepsi and refer to it as a coke. The name has become generic for soft drink.

labmonkey 3 years, 4 months ago

Coca-Cola, Chevrolet, and America. U.S.A, U.S.A, U.S.A!!!!

RoeDapple 3 years, 4 months ago

Rocking J. Branding is a very cruel way to mark livestock. De-horning is done without anesthesia and sometimes leaves a hole in the skull exposing the brain.

But what the hell, I still enjoy a medium rare steak or big juicy hamburger cooked on the grill.

with ketchup . . .

LadyJ 3 years, 4 months ago

Can't ketchup and mustard coexist peacefully on a hot dog? Tolerance. :)

puddleglum 3 years, 4 months ago

icky! it must be one or the other.. food mixing=gross

kernal 3 years, 4 months ago

Definitely on a burger, never on a hotdog. Catsup on a hot dog is just wrong, so wrong.

TopJayhawk 3 years, 4 months ago

Ruger.

IF someone points a Ruger at you, you will recognize it immediatly

tweetysvoice 3 years, 4 months ago

Qtips & Kleenax. Everyone calls them that, I doubt a lot of people don't even know that they are name brands and assume that's the actual product (cotton swabs and tissue)

ksriver2010 3 years, 4 months ago

In the south (Atlanta) they call all soda pop "Coke". You say that you want a Coke and then you follow it with what you really want. I think that Coke is the mots recognized brand.

ksriver2010 3 years, 4 months ago

In the south (Atlanta) they call all soda pop "Coke". You say that you want a Coke and then you follow it with what you really want. I think that Coke is the mots recognized brand.

LadyJ 3 years, 4 months ago

I think merrill just made a joke, but I'm not sure.

Stuart Evans 3 years, 4 months ago

greatest at what? certainly not our education standards. our human rights standards are becoming dangerously low. and our available jobs as well as our trade deficit are pretty lacktacular as well. So what are we so great at?

ljwhirled 3 years, 4 months ago

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rockchalker52 3 years, 4 months ago

My friend, Gus, asked me to send him a link the other day. I told him I'd 'merrill' it right over. Then, I forgot. Sorry, Gus.

LadyJ 3 years, 4 months ago

How about if we add sauerkraut to the ketchup and mustard? Maybe diversity is the key.

rockchalker52 3 years, 4 months ago

Mickey Mouse (I'm talkin' Disney, not congress)

Dixie Jones 3 years, 4 months ago

or at least a keg fall out the back huh

rockchalker52 3 years, 4 months ago

I was thinkin' about what R_I said & noddin' my head in agreement - beer, bongs, babes, boobs, basketball - and then I thought of brownback...

labmonkey 3 years, 4 months ago

This song applies to the OTS and quite possible to Hollis's Buttrock theme.

sulliedotcom 3 years, 4 months ago

It must have been "Wear Ridiculous Glasses Day."

devobrun 3 years, 4 months ago

It hits you all day long, in every place you live: Shopping, Advertising, Science, Legal issues, News and Media. It is used as an excuse, a motivation, a hedge. It justifies and it categorizes. Inflamess and guiltifies, it is the only thing left for science and engineering to work on.

It is GREEN. Green guilt. Green energy. Green engineering. Green, green, green. It is the basis of everything designed, built, manufactured, and promoted today. The ubiquitous brand of green is on dish washing soap, motor oil, paper, everything.

You think that marketing of cars and fast food is everywhere? Not even close to Green.

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