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Chomping on a giant cigar, lonely Edward in hiding... with a VERY bitter Wallis: Seen for the first time, the exiled Duke in secret Florida hideaway he loved - and his wife hated
The Duke of Windsor appears contented as he puffs on an oversized cigar. ... Fun times: A pipe-smoking Duke with Wallis, far left, Polly Brooks Howe, far right, and an unidentified friend
Feb 7, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 7, 2016 16:53
I completely agree with moves to stop people smoking in Hollywood films. It is worth billions in free advertising to Big Tobacco...But people died (horribly) from doing just that. Humphrey Bogart was one ... the link between cigarettes and glamour is a b
Feb 6, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 7, 2016 16:51
Discarded smoking material is strongly suspected as the cause of a 2014 fire that struck the Flight 93 National Memorial, according to a report released Saturday... Investigators said a no-smoking policy wasn't effectively implemented or enforced
Feb 6, 2016 AP - Associated Press
added Feb 7, 2016 16:48
In 1987, broad no-smoking rules took effect for 890,000 employees in 6,800 U.S. federal buildings nationwide.
Feb 6, 2016 UPI
added Feb 6, 2016 22:07
Heartland began as a Big Tobacco outfit...Bast claimed that there were “few, if any, adverse health effects” associated with smoking and boasted to a Phillip Morris executive that “Heartland does many things that benefit Philip Morris’s bottom line, thin
Feb 5, 2016 CounterPunch
added Feb 5, 2016 20:17
And there can never be a vaping equivalent to the line in "Sweet Smell of Success" spit out, like a threat, by Burt Lancaster as he quietly humiliates Tony Curtis with three little words: "Match me, Sidney."
Feb 4, 2016 Chicago Tribune
added Feb 4, 2016 20:28
There's a video on YouTube that purports to show a version of Casablanca, edited to cut out the smoking scenes to avoid having the film re-classified. It cuts from the famous map-of-Africa opening credits straight to 'The End' flashing up.
Feb 4, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 4, 2016 19:57
“You used to be able to call up a company and say, ‘I’m doing a movie and need cigarettes,’ and they would send you a case,” Butcher recalled. “For the movie Mystery Train, I remember getting a giant case of Silk Cut cigarettes and we all smoked them.”
Feb 3, 2016 The Independent (uk)
added Feb 3, 2016 22:31
Does smoking on screen encourage young people to take up the habit? The WHO wants to ban tobacco from film. We take a look back at iconic classics that wouldn't have been quite the same without cigarettes.
Feb 3, 2016 Deutsche Welle / DW World (de)
added Feb 3, 2016 22:21
Jo Vallom and Duncan Smith found six sheets of uncut packaging beneath 1949 newspapers while renovating their house - and have donated some to a museum. The thick paper was designed for boxes of Players Navy Cut, Rough Rider and Double Ace - all linked
Feb 2, 2016 BBC Online
added Feb 3, 2016 01:22