Diabeetus? Mountain Dew’s Effort to Name a New Drink is Being Hijacked

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August 13, 2012 by Volamoot at Mashable!

Mountain Dew’s promotion to name the brand’s new drink appears to be being hijacked. Top in the running so far: “Diabeetus.”

Other names that most likely won’t see the light of day:

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Mountain Dew, which has crowdsourced the names of new drinks before on Facebook, recently launched an effort to name a green apple flavored extension. Monday morning the “gallery of names” on DubtheDew, a dedicated site, could not be accessed, though when it did, it appeared with a less controversial list. (Leading name: “meany greeny.”) Reps from the PepsiCo brand could not be reached for comment.

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posted by Mashable from http://mashable.com/2012/08/13/4chan-mountain-dew/


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