View Full Version : Huh . . . learn something new every day . . .
05-20-2002, 05:20 PM
Just saw the new Gatorade commercial . . . had no idea it was actually created for the Florida Gators a while back . . . hence the name, Gatorade. Vewwwwy vewwwy interestin'
I actually kind of wonder how many people this might turn away from drinking it . . . I know if a drink called Redsoxade came out, I'd sure as heck avoid it. (Then again, it's not like the Red Sox have ever really won anything, so I can't imagine it would sell too well) :heh:
05-20-2002, 09:27 PM
i think that was a question on jepoardy or the weakest link or trivial pursit (the board game.) so i did know that it was developed for the florida gators.
but i haven't seen the commerical.
btw, i'm addicted to the stuff. i love the purple frost one (i don't know the name, i just get the purple one.) my car always has empty bottles strewn about.
05-20-2002, 10:18 PM
I saw that commercial tonight. It was actually pretty interesting. Very well done, Gatorade! :)
Never knew that was why it was called Gatorade until I saw the commercial yesterday either. Good stuff. :)
Originally posted by chosenfool
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05-21-2002, 07:41 PM
Originally posted by DarkFury
Heh... I knew that. (Before the commercial :hihi: )
Even without the hype, it is an ideal mixture for rehydration. :P
05-21-2002, 08:43 PM
/Johnny Carson "I DID NOT know that!"
Oh, and the "Fruit Punch" flavor is the best :D
05-21-2002, 09:01 PM
I knew that. I was a Gators fan back when Gatorade was invented.
05-21-2002, 09:15 PM
Originally posted by Markel
I was a Gators fan back when Gatorade was invented.
Well, as sho.gun's mother said: "If life gives you Gators, make Gatorade."
05-22-2002, 12:35 AM
heh.. i think gatorade is rather tasteless IMO :)
05-22-2002, 01:13 AM
Gatorade + Vodka = less hangover next morning. :cheers:
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