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Discussion in 'General NFL Talk' started by Rollers, Mar 18, 2023.

  1. Rollers

    Rollers Well-Known Member

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    Tell me what these are and if you know then you'll officially be an old guy like me.

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  2. jeh1856

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    Gatorade bottle caps

    Yeah I know I’m old

    Do you know how Gatorade got it’s name
     
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  3. Lambert

    Lambert Well-Known Member

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  4. strummerfan

    strummerfan Well-Known Member

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    Do you remember how terrible it tasted when first released. Hard to believe something so bad lasted
     
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  5. jeh1856

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    I couldn’t drink it
     
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  6. santeesteel

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    I’m old but, I don’t remember these. Of course, I never drank Gatorade…..
     
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  7. S.T.D

    S.T.D Well-Known Member

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    I Loved it... as a kid I even loved their gum.
     
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  8. AFan

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    In the mid 80s, there was a strike against the company I worked for. Being salaried, I was ‘sent’ to staff the operation. I spent 6 weeks doing 12 hr days during June/July in Arkansas. They had endless bottles and cans and Gatorade available to keep us hydrated. I drank gallons of the stuff during that time. Have not touched a drop since.
     
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  9. Rollers

    Rollers Well-Known Member

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    Yep. Florida gators!
     
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  10. strummerfan

    strummerfan Well-Known Member

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    That explains your terrible taste in music. :lolol::dancing::lolol:
     
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  11. zcoop

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    I was out of school by the time Gatorade became big, but I do remember those orangish, yellow salt tablets we took for cramping.
     
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  12. S.T.D

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    We still drank pickle juice...even after Gatorade. LoL
     
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  13. Jball

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    I love pickle juice. I drink it at night if I have leg cramps.

    Am I the only one that has probably 3-5 half eaten jars of pickles in my fridge at any one time? :roflmao:
     
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  14. S.T.D

    S.T.D Well-Known Member

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    No.....I Love them. Matter of fact not only will I have a bunch, but also a bunch of different kinds. :thumbs_up:
     
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  15. Ender

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    Hard for me to eat a grilled cheese sammich without a bread and butter pickle at this point of my life
     
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  16. Ender

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    I remember when that gum came out!
     
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  17. S.T.D

    S.T.D Well-Known Member

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    Agreed :thumbs_up:
     
  18. steel machine

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    Damn, I'm old but fell in love with Gatorade about 15 years ago so I never knew about those caps. Besides beer and water it's all I drink. Still convinced Gatorade Zero has sugar in it because IMO it taste just as good as regular Gatorade. Now as for Powerade, yuk.
     
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  19. steel machine

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    Got to have pickle with it and it seems incomplete if I don't have some chips with it.
     
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  20. KnoxVegasSteel

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    Ever have a shot of Jamesons followed by a shot of pickle juice? It's called a pickleback. Not my jam but a favorite of frat boys every where.
     
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  21. S.T.D

    S.T.D Well-Known Member

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    No, but I put it in bloody Mary. I never even heard of doing what You are talking about. Now I will try it. LoL
     
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  22. SteelersFan369

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    Enjoy pickles, never drank the juice
     
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  23. jeh1856

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    I gobbled those salt tablets when I worked in the mill on an open hearth

    Working there you could drink quarts of water and still never have to pee
     
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  24. Hanratty#5

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    A new moonshine bar/grill opened in Slippery Rock a couple of weeks ago. They have the Pickleback shot there. And yeah forget getting anywhere near it on Friday or Saturday nights it's packed with college kids.
     
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  25. Rollers

    Rollers Well-Known Member

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    THIS IS THE BEST POST EVER!!!!!!! So let it be said so let it be done!
     
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