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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on His 45-Year Obsession with Sherlock Holmes / The basketball legend's new novel, Mycroft Holmes, prequelizes Arthur Conan Doyle's original stories.

Holmes inspired Abdul-Jabbar to "apply powers of observation to my basketball game," ... "One time I overheard a couple of ball boys discussing how Bob Lanier liked to smoke in the locker room at halftime...Sure enough, he got too winded to play. We won
Esquire Magazine
added Nov 12, 2015 02:36
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Chelsea Clinton’s Book Highlights Fight Against Tobacco – and Youth Advocate Magi Linscott

"It's Your World: Get Informed, Get Inspired & Get Going"...highlights the fight against tobacco...we’re thrilled that it features the work of Magi Linscott, our 2014 National Youth Advocate of the Year. First in her home state of Florida and then nationa
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Sep 17, 2015 12:45
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[UK] No Mr Bond, I expect you to be politically correct! 007 set for a makeover as author of latest novel suggests chain-smoking and sexist spy could be on the way out

Author Anthony Horowitz has revealed the new book Trigger Mortis has been amended for modern readers and contains anti-smoking messages and for the first time an ‘outspoken’ gay friend.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 9, 2015 10:01
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Review: Chrissie Hynde’s ‘Reckless’ Details a Rocker’s Life

In an epilogue, Ms. Hynde writes: “I think it’s easy to see that the moral of my story is that drugs, including alcohol and tobacco, only cause suffering.”
New York Times
added Sep 1, 2015 18:18
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[Asia, Pakistan] CANCER PATIENTS INAUGURATE REPORT AGAINST TOBACCO INDUSTRY

The report, titled “Smoky Truth”, highlights the tactics used by the tobacco industry to maximize profits and mislead government around the world, and discusses the importance of corporate social responsibility. The cancer patients attending the launch
SUCH TV (pk)
added Aug 21, 2015 12:01
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[Pakistan] Cancer patients inaugurate report against tobacco industry

The report, titled “Smoky Truth”, highlights the tactics used by the tobacco industry to maximize profits and mislead government around the world, and discusses the importance of corporate social responsibility. The cancer patients attending the launch
DAWN Group of Newspapers (pk)
added Aug 21, 2015 11:49
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[Asia] Cancer patients inaugurate first-ever report on tobacco industry manoeuvres in Pakistan

Detailing how the tobacco industry in Pakistan carves room for manoeuvre, a report titled ‘Smoky Truth’ was launched here on Thursday at an impressive ceremony where two cancer patients Muhammad Ziakat, aged 31 years, and 55 year-old Feroz Din shared how
The News (pk)
added Aug 21, 2015 11:48
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[Asia, Pakistan] Report titled 'Smoky Truth' about tobacco industry's tactics launched

The report has been launched in the backdrop of a simmering controversy wherein the industry is using 'non-health' national and international actors against the health ministry to scuttle its plans to introduce strict regulations on tobacco industry to s
Business Recorder (pk)
added Aug 21, 2015 11:47
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[Asia, Pakistan] TOBACCO INDUSTRY’S TACTICS PRISED OPEN BY CONSUMER RIGHTS GROUP

TheNetwork for Consumer Protection has launched a report “Smoky Truth” detailing how “Tobacco Industry in Pakistan carves room for Maneuver.” The book was formally launched Thursday amidst the galaxy of health professionals including oncologists, policy m
Pakistan Observer (pk)
added Aug 21, 2015 11:45
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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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