The Coke Zero beverage effect is often mistaken for that of “the genie in the bottle”. That is in some way true; if you subtract the three wishes and the fat guy in the funny clothing and add real taste and surprise FX. The common denominator is the experience of enjoying a Coke Zero & enjoying the impossible made possible.
Matt Parkins became an inventor due to post-traumatic stress, inflicted by former occupations (boy-scout, soldier, hotel/motel cleaner). All the bed making in his past made his determination to invent the perfect fully automated bed-maker uncompromising. Rumors about Mr. Parkins progress reached the Coke Zero S.W.A.T team HQ. They secured the blueprints, his ‘work in progress’ bazooka and refined it into the product it is today. Matt Parkins went on a life long vacation.
The barking gadget is actually a modified magnum 45 silencer, but there is more to it than meets the eye: The resemblance of a gas-mask is due to the built in estrogen-inhaler that makes the mad dog (if it’s male) get in touch with its inner female side. The visor has a built in Virtual Reality gadget that shows the dog calming illusions. Other than that; there’s nothing strange to it.