Originally Posted by tvguy
I can see why that would be annoying, but I have to admit I don't think other than kiddos I have ever heard or seen ANYONE use those terms.
Some may be regional. I know when I am in St Louis everyone calls soft drinks "sodie", never heard that anywhere else. I understand that in Atlanta every thing is a Coke, and in Texas Dr. Pepper, and New York, Pepsi.
Consider yourself lucky. There are two restaurants around here that actually have
on their menu. Yes, that is what they call sandwiches on their menus. That's how common it is here.