You're at a restaurant and you want to order a bubbly, sugary soft drink. What do you say? "I'll have a pop, please." Or, "I'll have a soda, please." Or, play it on the safe side and order a "soda pop." I'll give you the back story to this soft drink conundrum in a moment, but after doing a little bit of research on the topic, a large amount of people say, "pop" not "soda," according to data from the Department of Cartography and Geography East Central University (Oklahoma).