Upon its launch, the candy Reese’s Pieces was a hit, but not too soon after, sales started to decrease. The solution was to drop the period. In a letter to Dr Pepper, Rose’s lawyer Alan Gutman said, “The redemption scheme your company clumsily implemented for this offer was an unmitigated disaster which defrauded consumers and, in the eyes of vocal fans, ruined Chinese Democracy’ s release. A handful of United States bottling plants still use sugar to sweeten Dr Pepper. It was served at the drug store where Alderton worked and the first Dr Pepper fans asked for a ‘Waco.
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The Dr Pepper recipe is allegedly divided into two parts, each of which is locked up in a different Dallas bank so that no single person can ever be in possession of the whole formula. Coca-Cola is rumored to follow a similar policy. Dr Pepper is a dark liquid, making the notion that another dark liquid could be been surreptitiously slipped into the concoction fall within the realm of possibility. That, plus its unclassifiable flavor is enough to. Not that this was always the case, however: sixteenth century rumor attributed sexual potency to prunes, which resulted in prunes being freely handed out in brothels. The prune rumor is not the only bit of lore attached to this popular drink: controversy also exists over how the beverage gained its name.