#11 - Coca-Cola Fans
This week, we take a 0 calorie (but still great taste) break as we talk about Coca-Cola Fans!
Who are Coca-Cola Fans? What sets them apart from other collectors? Why do they start?
Relax, and enjoy! Also, this episode was not sponsored at all (surprisingly).
Everyone's a fan!
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Play-by-play 00:00 - Cold Open 00:06 - Theme Song 00:26 - Introduction 01:38 - Who are Coca-Cola Fans? 02:44 - Trivia 22:19 - What is it about Coca Cola Fans? 48:08 - Fans of the week 55:48 - Spotlight: [Dani Oliver (Pixel Artist)](http://ahruon.tumblr.com/) 57:39 - Goodbye! 58:54 - Outtakes
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Wikipedia"](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Psychology_of_collecting) ["Gaming Fandom Sweeps New York: How Brands Fit Into E-Sports Matches"](http://adage.com/article/cmo-strategy/league-legends/300073/)
Credits Music: All music this week comes via our very own composer, G! Logo: ["Glasses"](https://thenounproject.com/term/glasses/132894) by [Anton Anuchin](https://thenounproject.com/antonwebium) used under [CC BY 3.0 US](http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/us/) ["Soda"](https://thenounproject.com/term/soda/576204) by [Chanut is Industries](https://thenounproject.com/chanut-is) used under [CC BY 3.0 US](http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/us/) ["Soda Bottle"](https://thenounproject.com/term/soda-bottle/715021) by [Effach](https://thenounproject.com/francois.hardy.359) used under [CC BY 3.0 US](http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/us/)
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