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genericides.org keeps a list of generic trademarks. We support the list with examples of "generic use" in newspapers worldwide. The entry below is such example.

He was grace personified as the leader of Wakanda -- a fictitious African nation which became a celluloid Black utopia.

Involved trademark

Involved news organisation

Date
Is the trademark here used in an expression?
Yes
In what news organisation did it appear?
CNN