Jell-O Pudding Pops were delicious. But New Coke? Not so much
It was 25 years ago today that Coke introduced New Coke– and immediately joined the Edsel and "Cop Rock" in the Bad Idea Hall of Fame.
A quarter-century later, the poor folks at Coke still haven't lived this one down. On the other hand, Coke's still a global beverage powerhouse which makes more money every hour than most of us will make in two lifetimes.
Check out Bill Cosby fibbing about the awesomeness of New Coke: