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s n u f
13th June 2003, 10:24 PM
i am just sittin here eating a snickers and sad to say i started wondering why they are not called marathons anymore i also think marathons tasted nicer anyone know why they were changed?

sweetsensation
13th June 2003, 10:28 PM
and they changed opal fruits to starburst :confused: :confused: :confused:

s n u f
13th June 2003, 10:35 PM
yeah give us back our opal fruits

sweetsensation
13th June 2003, 10:39 PM
will we make banners for the protest? graemlins/bigwink.gif

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swanie
13th June 2003, 10:58 PM
Here inHolland snickers were always called snickers for as far as I remember,didn't know you called them different :confused:

sweetsensation
13th June 2003, 11:02 PM
I think it was just here in Ireland and England that they were know as Marathons. So I suppose they just decided to let us join in on the fun :p

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swanie
13th June 2003, 11:05 PM
I prefer snickers,remembers me of my schooltime when I always bought them during lunchbreak

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jacqueliene.
13th June 2003, 11:23 PM
I love nuts, raiders(twix now), mars,bounty and I wonder why I don't lose weight :confused:

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bothsidestory
14th June 2003, 02:06 AM
hhm "new improved recipe" but it never is is it? angel delight, instant whip...i know which i prefer!

and that lotto gets on my tits, people aint buying tickets so we'll change the name, that'll pack the punters in...as for that tw*t billy connely, sod off you git i dont want your lotto tickets :)

Helena
14th June 2003, 10:08 AM
and why did they change jif to cif? :confused:

and why did they change oil of ulay to oil of olay? :confused:

solitairee
14th June 2003, 10:33 AM
helena i was wondering that very same thing...
just to confuss i think... :confused: graemlins/bouncepurple.gif graemlins/friends.gif

dubwise
14th June 2003, 10:42 AM
where is my friend Neptune Rose she loves a good chocolate post her favourite subject.

Personally speaking its just the Americans dictating their power to little old us again.

They tried to change the name of Walkers crisps as well till they realised it would be a marketing disaster

Carlene Lydia
14th June 2003, 11:50 AM
<blockquote><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica">quote:</font><hr>Originally posted by Helena:

and why did they change oil of ulay to oil of olay? :confused: <hr></blockquote>

to make it sound even more pathetic than what it already does.... graemlins/laff.gif

Nods
14th June 2003, 11:56 AM
Global market place...why couldn`t the rest of the world have changed the name to the one we use.It would never have happened in the good old days you know :D

s n u f
14th June 2003, 05:47 PM
and why do walkers crisp have blue for cheese+onion?every one knows cheese+onion are in green bags DO'H :mad:

j59
14th June 2003, 10:41 PM
:D European market
supose :roll:
love jx

jacqueliene.
14th June 2003, 11:03 PM
Don't blame the dutch :eek:


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j59
14th June 2003, 11:10 PM
:D Wasn't blaming you Tessa , my European friend
graemlins/friends.gif I've still got some Jif in my cupboard
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love J x

s n u f
15th June 2003, 09:19 AM
changing jif to cif
is this because some people used the wrong
jif lemon on their pancakes?
:D

sweetsensation
15th June 2003, 11:08 AM
UGH !!!!!!! :eek: What a thought snuf graemlins/laff.gif

Michelle graemlins/love.gif