Pop vs. soda

by on April 7, 2005 at 7:47 am in Data Source | Permalink

Here is the linguistic map, courtesy of Eric Rasmusen.  I first heard the term "pop" when I was seventeen and met somebody from Nebraska.  Being from New Jersey, I could not figure out why she suddenly yearned after her father ("I’d like a pop, please")… 

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