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[Asia] Pierce Brosnan Slammed for Controversial Indian Breath Freshener Ad

According to Advertising Age India, the Delhi government requested Bollywood stars not to endorse pan masala. “Even if these pan masalas do not contain tobacco or nicotine, they surely contain areca nuts [known as “supari” in Hindi] and now there are a l
People Magazine
added Oct 10, 2016 16:51
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[Asia, India] Pierce Brosnan’s pan masala TV ad is stranger than we imagined, watch video

Pan Bahar TVC takes the worst elements from the most campy Bond movies ever, manages to make them worse, adds some women who are by no stretch looking like Bond girls, take a villain who is more Bollywood B-movie than Bond caricature and then mix it all u
Indian Express (in)
added Oct 10, 2016 16:49
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[Asia] Pierce Brosnan's Pan Bahar tobacco ad in India drew flak

is endorsing an Indian brand 'Pan Bahar' that some people associate with a highly addictive and dangerous form of chewing tobacco. The ad, which debuted on Friday in newspapers, billboards and television channels across India, drew lot of criticism from
Headlines & Global News (HNGN.com)
added Oct 10, 2016 00:21
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Letter: Big Tobacco spreading lies in North Dakota

It is laughable that tobacco companies feign concern for funding programs to reduce tobacco use given they spend $34.2 million annually to market their products in North Dakota. Big Tobacco's ads highlight the 400 percent increase, but make no mention th
Fargo (ND) InForum
added Oct 9, 2016 14:33
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[Afghanistan, Iraq] Blowing Bureaucratic Smoke / An FDA rule threatens to stop donations of cigars to U.S. troops. ($$)

The FDA’s bureaucrats are happy to have U.S. soldiers, sailors, airmen and Marines dodge bullets overseas but they’re horrified they might relax by lighting up a stogie. Maybe we should send Mr. Califf and his colleagues who wrote this rule to Helmand pr
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Oct 8, 2016 19:50
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SCHOW: The FDA is coming for your premium cigars

"These new FDA rules are more than a nuisance," Bufkin wrote. "They are potentially fatal to the premium cigar industry as we know it, and to the culture of handmade cigar-smoking so many of us now enjoy. Almost inevitably, manufacturers will massively c
Washington DC Examiner
added Oct 8, 2016 19:45
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[California] New Yes on 56 Ad Calls out Big Tobacco’s Smoke and Lies

Steyer, whose mother was a long-time smoker and died of lung cancer. “I refuse to stand by as Big Tobacco continues its campaign of smoke and lies in an effort to mislead and confuse California voters. Voters need to know that Prop 56 will save lives and
Yes on 56.org
added Oct 8, 2016 15:48
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[California] Hispanic chamber doesn’t oppose tobacco tax hike after all

In a pair of television ads, tobacco companies say the California Hispanic Chambers of Commerce oppose a $2 cigarette tax increase on the November ballot. But on Thursday the chamber asked the campaign to remove its name from the spots, saying it hasn’t
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Oct 7, 2016 23:09
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[California] Steyer stars in Proposition 56 television ad

Billionaire Tom Steyer is featured in the latest television advertisement in favor of Proposition 56...argues the new tax will reduce youth smoking and highlights increased spending on healthcare...The new ad comes as the tobacco industry is dominating th
Los Angeles Times
added Oct 7, 2016 11:20
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[California] HILTZIK: The deceptive campaign against Prop. 56 comes from the tobacco industry's old playbook

Supporters of Proposition 56 are hoping that a groundswell of skepticism about the industry, aided by a strong tide of pro-initiative commentary in the press, will put this version over the top. But initiative campaigns seldom lend themselves to nuanced
Los Angeles Times
added Oct 7, 2016 16:43
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