Why do kids resist drinking water?

My daughter and step kids hate to drink water! If we are out of coke, juice, milk, or tea and they say they are thirsty, when I suggest they drink water they act as if I recommended cat snot or something. They turn their nose up to water and start whining to go to the store to buy something. If their friends... show more My daughter and step kids hate to drink water! If we are out of coke, juice, milk, or tea and they say they are thirsty, when I suggest they drink water they act as if I recommended cat snot or something. They turn their nose up to water and start whining to go to the store to buy something. If their friends come over and ask for something to drink and I say, "Have a glass of water." they also look at me like I've insulted them. What gives? Why don't they like water. I drink a couple of glasses every day, so what's up with the kids?
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