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Is it True That Only Two People Know The Coca-Cola Recipe?

How many people actually know the secret formula?


We often wonder what makes our favorite sodas so delicious. But even though Coca-Cola is considered to be one of the world’s most popular beverages out there, its formula remains a mystery.

Indeed, many urban legends formed about the secret recipe for the number one soft drink in the world. One of those myths is that two men only know the formula. Was that ever true, and is it true today?

The popular myth didn’t end with two men knowing the secret formula to Coca-Cola. Rumor has it that each of the men only know half of the formula so they can’t make a full recipe on their own.

Also, these executives are allegedly not allowed to travel together on the same plane because if tragedy might happen to one of them then half of the formula will still survive.

So how true is this story?

The idea of only two people knowing the recipe started from a Coca-Cola advertisement. The airplane story was just possibly added to make the thought of a secret formula even more entertaining.

Although it may have started with just two people knowing the recipe, the truth is that the exact number of people who know how to make Coca-Cola is not known.

However, given the fact that Coca Cola has a lot of branches all over the world, it is safe to say that more than two individuals know about the recipe.

Over the years, many have claimed that they know the original formula of Coca Cola. However, the company quickly shut these claims, saying that they are not true.

Meanwhile, many companies have tried to re-create the flavor or be even better, but the truth is that Coca-Cola’s strength and power didn’t only come from their beverage’s taste. Instead, their success comes from the tremendous marketing efforts that they have made over the last 125 years.


Origins of Pasta – It’s Not Really From Italy

Many people associate pasta with Italian cuisine, but did it really come from Italy?

Pasta - it’s easily one of the favorite and easiest ingredients to have when you want to make a hearty meal. It comes in different sizes, shapes and even colors for a more enjoyable dish. Many people might think that Italy is the best place to find delicious pasta dishes. After all, it is associated with Italian cuisine.

While it’s true that pasta is a traditional cuisine in Italy and that some of the sumptuous pasta dishes and authentic pasta recipes are found in the country, its actual origin can be traced from someplace else.

Turns out pasta is not really from Italy.

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Licensed Engineer Explains Why Donald Trump’s Border Wall Is A Disaster Waiting To Happen

“This is not smart. It’s not effective.”

Donald Trump captured the imagination of many American voters with a single campaign promise: “I will build a great, great wall on our southern border.” He was often criticized for lacking precision in policy ideas, but he had bold and detailed requirements for his wall.

Now, a structural and civil engineer explained in a viral Facebook post why this idea is a ”monumental waste of money." Amy Patrick, a real-life wall expert, also shared that the wall is a disaster waiting to happen.

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Japanese Artist Hand-Cuts Octopus From Single Sheet Of Paper

Her attention to detail is truly breathtaking!

Most of us are quite happy when we can manage to fold a paper plane that actually flies. However, one Japanese artist has taken paper art to a completely new level. She meticulously cut a gorgeous octopus out of a single sheet of paper.

Masayo Fukuda is a woman with an amazingly creative mind and great patience. The Japanese artist has practiced the paper cutting art technique known as Kirie or Kirigami for the past 25 years. This means that Fukuda actually cuts out her art from a single sheet of paper. Needless to say, the results are always breathtaking.

This gorgeous artwork has been cut out of a single sheet of paper!

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