Justin du Coeur (jducoeur) wrote,
Justin du Coeur

Signs of the Times

Today, our building had Tenant Appreciation Day, with free food and drinks and suchlike. All quite nice.

And it was sponsored by Coca-Cola. Not just sponsored: they had a huge booth on the side of the terrance advertising "C2" (which is apparently the new "low-carb" version of Coke), with loudspeakers, and a cute gadget that used air pressure to shoot your can of C2 up a plastic tube to you when you pressed a button, and C2 t-shirts being given to anyone willing to take one, and a C2-branded motorcycle being raffled off, and so on.

There's just something about "Coca-Cola C2 Tenant Appreciation Day" that is so *very* emblematic of modern America...

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