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How TV ads depicting smoking have changed

USA TODAY Network looks back at how cigarettes were portrayed in television commercials and in movies during smoking's heyday -- and how tobacco's portrayal in TV ads 50 years after the surgeon general's report is vastly different.
USA Today
added Jan 13, 2014 06:56
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[Georgia] RAYTCHEV: Smoking keeps its cool

Recently, I was under the impression that smoking was making a comeback. I began to notice smoking in films ... The movie that most comes to mind is "Skyfall," ... I found Emma Stone lighting up in the trailer for "Gangster Squad." "Rango," too, has had
Red and Black (University of Georgia)
added Apr 8, 2013 09:21
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Russian Lawmakers Propose Additions to Anti-Smoking Bill

Russian lawmakers proposed additions to anti-smoking bill, in particular to ban the so-called smoking rooms at work places and prohibit showing cigarettes on television and in films, Izvestia daily reported on Friday.
RIA Novosti (Russian Information Agency) (ru)
added Jan 11, 2013 13:29
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YouTube: a promotional vehicle for little cigars and cigarillos?

The vast majority of information on YouTube about LCCs promotes their use. It is critical to monitor content on LCCs posted on YouTube, and develop appropriate health messages to counter pro-LCC content, and appropriately inform potential consumers of th
Tobacco Control
added Oct 10, 2012 04:33
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Bill may ban smoking on Chilean television

The introduction of a new tobacco bill in the Senate has begun to stir debate among Chile’s film and television community. . . . “It would be prohibited to include any character smoking or any kind of indirect publicity, which might contribute to subli
Santiago Times (cl)
added Aug 2, 2012 13:22
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[Oklahoma] OVERALL: Researchers discover 'the cool factor' in smoking

So parents still need to restrict what their kids are seeing, Sargent said. Just imagine: Without scientific research, parents would have to resort to common sense.
Tulsa (OK) World
added Jul 11, 2012 06:32
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[North Carolina] Review: An Inheritance Is Threatened in ‘Abundant Acreage Available’

this hermetic tale takes place entirely on a family-owned tobacco farm in North Carolina. Not that we ever feel the sense of expansiveness one might expect from a movie whose plot revolves around the land. Instead, Mr. MacLachlan and his cinematographer,
New York Times
added Sep 28, 2017 22:31
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'black lives / black lungs' documentary shows how menthol tobacco ended up in black communities

explores the history, marketing tactics and impact of the tobacco industry targeting African-Americans with menthol tobacco products. He said the project, which also features experts and activists across the country, is part of his efforts to “turn my ang
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Aug 4, 2017 01:31
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[Canada] Vancouver students call out movies promoting smoking in #NotSmokingHot campaign

Just a few days before the 89th Academy Awards are handed out in Los Angeles, a group of students at David Thompson Secondary in Vancouver is calling out films and directors that, they say, are glamourizing smoking to young people. Grade 10 student Alish
GlobalTV (ca)
added Feb 23, 2017 13:34
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[Asia, Israel] 'Billionaire gave Netanyahus cigars, champagne worth hundreds of thousands'

A corruption investigation into Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is reportedly addressing suspicions the premier and his wife illicitly accepted cigars worth hundreds of thousands of shekels and champagne from a Hollywood billionaire.
Times of Israel (is)
added Jan 7, 2017 20:39
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