John Pemberton, “Coca-Cola: Syrup and Extract”, 1886.

John L. Pemberton, “Coca-Cola”, 1886 said in the below quotation: “This ‘Intellectual Beverage’ and ‘Temperance Drink’ contains the valuable Tonic and Nerve Stimulant properties of the Coca plant and Cola (or Kola) nuts …” “Increase trade at your fountain by dispensing the delicious, refreshing beverage Coca-Cola” (is the quote below).  Cocaine dispensing soda fountains to increase … Continue reading John Pemberton, “Coca-Cola: Syrup and Extract”, 1886.

“Pokémon”, (Season 1, Episode 38), 16 December 1997.

Michael Crichton, “The Terminal Man”, 1972 was the topic of an earlier blog post on epilepsy science fiction. Here I present “Pokémon” (Season 1, Episode 38) aired on 16 December 1997 by TV Tokyo. After 20 minutes into the “Pokémon” cartoon, viewers “photosensitive” to epilepsy went into seizures. The strobe light viewing at 12Hz for … Continue reading “Pokémon”, (Season 1, Episode 38), 16 December 1997.