On eBay, right now: an unopened Spice Girls Diet Pepsi soda from 1997. According to the seller, the item has “not perished” despite the “best before Dec 1997” sell-by. (Although we hear ‘97 was a particularly good vintage.) Asking price? $1,600.80.
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