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McCRACKEN: A break up letter to my Juul

seriously, people act disgusted by Creme and Fruit, but neither of those can compare to the horror that is a tobacco Juul pod.  Since Sheetz will only be selling Tobacco, Mint and Menthol, my standards would have to be on the floor for this relationship t
The Cavalier Daily (U. of Virginia)
added Dec 6, 2018 17:26
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[UK] Baroness Trumpington's 11 ballsiest and best quotes

4. On growing old disgracefully "Is the noble Lord aware that, at the age of 80, there are very few pleasures left to me, but one of them is passive smoking?"
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Nov 27, 2018 02:12
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[Australia] CHAPMAN: On-line abuse and trolling by pro-tobacco and vaping activists

This document provides a cross-section of examples of florid, vile, bizarre and sometimes wonderfully funny abuse I have received in the past eight or so years from activists opposed to tobacco control and/or aggressively promoting e-cigarettes and att
University of Sydney eScholarship Repository (au)
added Jul 5, 2018 21:55
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[Australia] OBIT: Bill Snow

Bill Snow, known by many as "BUGAUP Bill", or "Billy" passed away on the 8th of March 2018. He was a founding member of BUGAUP...in the 1980s, and continued to engage in activist activity right to the end using his distinctive hand-printed letterpress si
BUGA-UP (Billboard Utilising Graffitists Against Unhealthy Promotions) (au)
added Mar 10, 2018 19:59
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BRIEFING|Vladimir Putin, Snow, Italy’s Election: Your Friday Briefing

So where did the name Oscar come from?... A third version has it that the Hollywood columnist Sidney Skolsky coined the term when he referred to an old vaudeville joke “Will you have a cigar, Oscar?” in a 1934 column. No matter who was responsible, it c
New York Times
added Mar 2, 2018 15:21
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VIDEO: Gilda Radner Documentary to Open Tribeca Film Festival

The film, titled “Love, Gilda,” features...Weekend Update: Roseanne Rosannadanna on Smoking - SNL Video by Saturday Night Live
New York Times
added Feb 6, 2018 22:02
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[Australia] Bernard Tomic To Become New Face of Quitline

Quitline spokesperson Nathan Riley said Tomic, known for his uncanny ability to quit partway through tennis matches and reality TV shows, was the perfect ambassador for the organisation. “There’s no better quitter out there. He’s the perfect fit.
The Shovel (au)
added Feb 1, 2018 04:59
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Smoking, women’s rights and a really great fake bar

a cartoon by illustrator Harry Grant Dart that appeared in the centerfold of the March 18th, 1908 issue of the political satire magazine Puck went viral.... Cleopatra’s Cafe...populated entirely by women...every single woman in the scene is smoking
The History Blog
added Jan 23, 2018 15:12
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[Minnesota] This Tongue-in-Cheek Campaign Fixes Big Tobacco’s ‘Corrective Statements’

One of Clearway's corrections reads "For decades, we've denied the truth." According to several industry experts, big tobacco companies designed their court-mandated “corrective statements”—ads explaining the real dangers of smoking—to go unnoticed. That
Ad Week
added Dec 16, 2017 19:50
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[UK] Little Waster's trademark cigarette sees DVD advert banned, plus 4 jokes outlawed because they 'might upset women, the bereaved and encourage drinking'

Bobby Thompson... was known as “the little waster...an advert to promote a DVD using old footage of shows has now fallen foul of advertising rules, which bans cigarettes and smoke. His cigarette has been digitally removed from the footage, but Clearcast,
Northern Echo (Darlington, UK)
added Dec 5, 2017 13:18
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