in reply to I refer to a non-specified carbonated beverage as a:

I vote Other, how about:
  • Crap (It's nasty stuff)
  • OMG, 8:00am meeting and no Coffee (see Nectar meaning #2 and #3) brewed!!
  • Serem for foosball twitch and jitter.
    Those are about all I ever call the crap :)

    "Nothing is sure but death and taxes" I say combine the two and its death to all taxes!