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NUTTYCOMBE: The memories that tobacco evokes

At her funeral, we emptied cartons of her unsmoked cigarettes into a basket and set it next to the guest book, with an invitation to pick up a coffin nail in Mom’s honor...I do sometimes miss the smell of secondhand smoke. It smells like home.
Washington Post
added Jan 28, 2017 21:11
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[Australia] CHAPMAN: When industry-sponsored research is on the nose

Bero’s contributions have recently been supplemented by Nicholas Freudeberg’s Lethal but legal (2014) and a book just published ...Peter Adams, Moral Jeopardy: Risks of accepting money from the Alcohol, tobacco and gambling industries (Cambridge Universit
The Conversation (au)
added Aug 19, 2016 19:04
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Lenny Dykstra Crawls from a Hole He Joyfully Dug for Himself

It is apparently a formula for success. The book, with its cover photograph of Dykstra looking like a jack-o’-lantern with a chaw of tobacco in its right cheek, will rank No. 11 on the July 17 New York Times nonfiction best-seller list.
New York Times
added Jul 9, 2016 21:39
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Kentucky by Heart: Bobbie Bryant’s Tobacco in the Black Patch brings back childhood memories

I reflected on my youth around the family tobacco farm recently while reading Farming in the Black Patch (Acclaim Press, 2015), by author Bobbie Smith Bryant. The book is a well-done account of Bryant’s family (Smiths and a few others) raising dark-fired
KyForward
added Feb 16, 2016 13:28
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Malcolm Gladwell Unmasked: A Look Into the Life & Work of America’s Most Successful Propagandist

In 1982, while still an undergrad, he completed a 12-week training course at the National Journalism Center...carried the tobacco lobby’s water—and messages—while raising doubts about the industry’s critics. One of the more obvious and disgusting example
S.H.A.M.E. Media Transparency Project
added Aug 28, 2015 20:18
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The world's most dangerous women: Rare vintage photos chart the antics of the 'adventuresses and tough dames' of the early 20th century

Peter Cohen's incredible 60,000-strong collection of photos of 'dangerous women' - some of which have now been parlayed into a book of the same name. Along with a series of smokers and sharpshooters, the collection also includes women indulging in more s
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 18, 2015 10:37
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Kim Kins Dixon Releases Humorous Anti-Smoking Book, THINK BEFORE STINK

Think Before Stink written by Kim Kins Dixon is a colorful anti-smoking comic book that humorously depicts the dangerous effects of smoking. Readers are introduced to non-smoking characters; the lab mouse, candy and gum, who point out the negative aspect
BroadwayWorld.com
added Aug 1, 2013 08:59
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SHIPPEE: CIGARETTES & ADDICTION

Such engineered addiction was responsible for the reported billions of dollars of tobacco profits. With numbers like that on the table, the tobacco industry spared no expense in squashing the constant nattering of medical associations, and a long string
St. Augustine (FL) Record
added Feb 16, 2013 21:12
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[New Jersey] Cipollone v. Liggett Group: Suing Tobacco Companies

Landmark Supreme Court Cases
Enslow Publishers, Inc.
added Nov 27, 2009 00:00
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‘On Fire’ Makes Bad Habits Sound Very Sweet

This book will make you want to start smoking again. (Until you recall that Brown died, apparently of a heart attack, at 53.)
New York Times
added Jun 2, 2017 03:29
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