Dr Pepper Facebook Ad Ignites Evoluti...

Dr Pepper Facebook Ad Ignites Evolution Debate

There are 7 comments on the Mashable story from Sep 13, 2012, titled Dr Pepper Facebook Ad Ignites Evolution Debate. In it, Mashable reports that:

Dr Pepper set off a heated debate over evolution on Thursday after posting an advertisement to its Facebook page, which showed an ape evolving into a man thanks to the discovery of a can of Dr Pepper.

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The Dude

Macclesfield, UK

#1 Sep 13, 2012
"Spellings have been corrected throughout."

Obviously pre-Pepper.

“Pissing people off since 1949”

Level 8

Since: Apr 08

Seffner, FL

#2 Sep 14, 2012
Some of the comments are classic.

“Life may be sweeter for this”

Level 2

Since: Nov 08

Fennario

#3 Sep 14, 2012
Of course, in a country like Israel or Saudi Arabia, where they read from right to left, the message on the billboard is that Dr. Pepper turns men into chimps: http://6.mshcdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/0...

The Jews and Muslims might like that better than the Christians did.
Imagine No Religion

Sparta, WI

#5 Sep 15, 2012
Sweet! I want a Dr Pepper Evolution T-shirt, and I'll proudly wear it to Ken Ham's bullsh!t creationist museum!

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"There ain't no jesus gonna come from the sky.
Now that I found out, I know I can cry." -- John Lennon
Imagine No Religion

Sparta, WI

#6 Sep 15, 2012
Q: Why do creationists drink Mr Pibb?
A: Because fake science deserves fake Dr Pepper.

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"There ain't no jesus gonna come from the sky.
Now that I found out, I know I can cry." -- John Lennon

“Do not bend, fold, staple or”

Level 9

Since: Jan 11

mutilate. Point down range.

#7 Sep 16, 2012
I always thought Dr. Pepper was a medical doctor. I didn't know he had a PhD. in evolutionary biology.

Apparently creationists are boycotting Dr. Pepper in a continuing effort to deny that they like anything in the can.

“Put the X Back in X-Mas.”

Since: Feb 08

Norman, Oklahoma

#8 Sep 21, 2012
Imagine No Religion wrote:
Q: Why do creationists drink Mr Pibb?
A: Because fake science deserves fake Dr Pepper.
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"There ain't no jesus gonna come from the sky.
Now that I found out, I know I can cry." -- John Lennon
I am *so* stealing that... heh

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