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[Australia] Philip Morris Does Horrible Job Of Defending Itself After John Oliver Mocking

doesn’t need to blame comedians when it makes statements like this: “We support and comply with thousands of regulations worldwide — including advertising restrictions”...has already been seen watched nearly 2 million times since yesterday morning:
The Consumerist (blog)
added Feb 17, 2015 16:28
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[Australia] Tobacco company that relies on skewing facts decries John Oliver for skewing facts

Oliver’s words could prove toxic to the people—the people who work at Philip Morris. ... The statement concludes by offering up “a balanced view” by directing readers to the Philip Morris website, which is nearly as funny as anything in Oliver’s original
The Onion
added Feb 17, 2015 16:24
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John Oliver explains how Philip Morris and BAT are using trade agreements to bully nations

This is a must-see video, since it takes arcane details of international trade and translates it into English. Watch it on YouTube here. For a more academic discussion of how the pending Trans Pacific Partnership will help Big Tobacco and other corpor
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Feb 16, 2015 15:59
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[Australia, Indonesia, Togo, Uruguay] VIDEO: Watch John Oliver Tear Big Tobacco Apart For Intimidating Small, Defenseless Countries Into Dropping Cigarette Regulations — VIDEO

And anyone can tweet about Jeff the Diseased Lung in a Cowboy Hat using the hashtag #JeffWeCan to get him trending worldwide and entice PMI further. Post him on Google Plus, tag him “Marlboro” and he might even rise to the top of Google’s image search fo
bustle
added Feb 16, 2015 14:09
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[Australia, Togo, Uruguay] John Oliver wants "Jeff the Diseased Lung" to become the face of tobacco companies

"Jeff the Diseased Lung" trend on Twitter to make it the face of major tobacco products like Marlboro. Oliver's idea is to get this character so widely retweeted and shared that it will rise to the top of Google Image searches for Marlboro.
Vox Media
added Feb 16, 2015 13:58
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[Australia, Hong Kong] VIDEO: John Oliver compares lawsuit-happy tobacco companies to ‘open sores on Satan’s d*ck’

lambasted American tobacco companies for aggressively suing developing nations that have attempted to create public health laws in order to stem the tide of citizens who become addicted to the their cancer-causing products....soaring profits are due to to
Raw Story
added Feb 16, 2015 13:53
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Mistic E-Cigs’ ‘Cowboy Smoke Joke’ Creates NYC Dust-up

HAUS™-Branded Parody Video Evokes ‘Intended’ Mixed Reactions Aimed at Demonstrating Vaping as Significant Alternative to Smoking
Business Wire
added Jan 26, 2015 17:34
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[New York] Mistic E-Cigs’ ‘Cowboy Smoke Joke’ Creates NYC Dust-up

‘Cowboy Smoke Joke’ is intended to communicate to current adult smokers that vaping is a significant alternative to traditional cigarettes in a comedic, yet brash impactful message.”...YouTube page and HAUS websit
Business Wire
added Jan 23, 2015 14:00
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Stressed-Out CVS Back To Selling Cigarettes After Only 3 Months

it’s been a tough quarter for us, and combined with all the stress of the holidays...admitted that after suffering a breakdown over the busy Thanksgiving weekend and selling a few Marlboros, the company was back up to 40,000 packs a day.
The Onion
added Dec 4, 2014 19:49
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CHEN: Jones Day Is Not Amused

Sharyl Reisman, the hiring partner at Jones Day, took umbrage at my post about the firm's recent hiring of seven Supreme Court clerks. Here is Reisman's letter (it was also addressed to Aric Press, ALM's editor in chief), followed by my response.
AmericanLawyer.com
added Nov 21, 2014 17:35
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