Pogs

For other uses, see POG.Pogs is a game that was popularized during the early 1990s. The game is played using discs which are also called "pogs". The name originates from POG, a brand of juice made from passionfruit, orange and guava; the use of the POG bottle caps to play the game pre-dated the game's commercialization. The game of pogs possibly originated in Hawaii (Maui, Hawaii) in the 1920s or 1930s, or possibly with origins in a game from much earlier: Menko, a Japanese card game very similar to pogs, which has been in existence since the 17th century.Pogs returned to popularity when the World POG Federation and the Canada Games Company reintroduced them to the public in the 1990s.
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  • Coke gets nostalgic with the relaunch of its Surge brand

    … release is tailor made for the millennial market. “The fact that Coke is only relaunching the product in one marketplace (Amazon) speaks to this even more: they recognize that Surge is a kitsch product, and are treating it as such,” said Erik Devaney, content strategist at HubSpot. “You can’t go down to the corner store today and buy Pogs or Beanie…

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