Coke CEO: Soda Taxes Are Communist Conspiracy To Sap Our Precious Bodily Fluids

Coke CEO: Soda Taxes Are Communist Conspiracy To Sap Our Precious Bodily Fluids

Coca-Cola CEO Muhtar Kent has lashed out at a proposed federal tax on soda as “outrageous” and something akin to the policies that landed former Communist regimes in the dustbin of history. “I have never seen it work where a government tells people what to eat and what to drink,” he said. “If it worked, the Soviet Union would still be around.”