The Sunday Times Magazine

The Death of Diet Coke

How Diet Coke, the ‘health drink’ of the 1990s, lost its sparkle. 

Josh Glancy reminices of his love for Diet Coke. The low-sugar drink that was once a 90’s cultural icon has fallen out of fashion, thanks to the rise of health smoothies and vitamin waters, and its accociation with the likes of Harvey Weinstein and ‘12-a-day’ Donald Trump.
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