NPR : News

Filed Under:

Coca-Cola Returning To Myanmar; Now It Sells In All But 2 Nations

The recent steps toward democracy and respect for human rights in Myanmar (also known as Burma) have led Coca-Cola to announce that it's going to start doing business there again, after a 60-year break.

According to the company, that leaves just two countries where it doesn't do business.

Without cheating, can you name them?

-- Country 1.

-- Country 2.

This news has put a song in our heads. Some of you might remember this classic Coke commercial.

Copyright 2012 National Public Radio. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

NPR

A Good Joke Told Twice Is Not Necessarily Stolen

When comedians write jokes about the news, they're bound to come up with similar punch lines. Comedy writer Larry Getlen tells NPR's Rachel Martin that stealing jokes happens sometimes, but it's rare.
NPR

'Oleogustus' Is The Newly Discovered Taste, And Boy, Is It Bad

There's a new, sixth taste for humans: the taste for fat. But Rick Mattes of Purdue University tells NPR's Rachel Martin to think less yummy ice cream, more rancid food.
NPR

Could Biden Catch Clinton In A White House Bid?

Host Rachel Martin speaks with William Pierce, executive director of the the Draft Biden PAC, about reports that the vice president is mulling a 2016 run.
NPR

Despite Host Controversy, Amazon Takes A Chance On 'Top Gear'

The trio that made Top Gear the world's biggest car show will return to the small screen in a new show for Amazon Prime. The BBC canned one of its hosts last year after a fight with a producer.

Leave a Comment

Help keep the conversation civil. Please refer to our Terms of Use and Code of Conduct before posting your comments.