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as smoking rates decline, hollywood isn’t getting the picture

the majority of 2018 Oscar nominees in major categories — 86 percent — feature tobacco imagery on screen, which has been proven to initiate smoking among youth.... an increase in instances of tobacco imagery over nominees in previous years. Over the past
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Mar 3, 2018 18:46
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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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[Russia] Fines for anti-tobacco law violations reach $2.2 million in 2017

Russia’s consumer rights agency Rospotrebnadzor fined violators of anti-tobacco legislation about 124 million rubles ($2.2 million) in 2017, the watchdog reported Tuesday. In total, 12,600 lawbreakers were fined including about 4,000 citizens, 3,300 sell
Russian Legal Information Agency (RAPSI) (ru)
added Feb 27, 2018 21:35
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LETTER TO WALT DISNEY Re: Fox Searchlight movies(PDF)

Dear Mr. Iger: As investors representing $556 billion... Summary We propose the following steps to manage the public health risk posed by the Fox film acquisition, which align with recommendations from global health experts: (1) Extend The Walt D
Seventh Generation Interfaith CRI
added Apr 26, 2018 02:57
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Glenda Jackson on Quitting Parliament, Playing Lear and Returning to Broadway

Her face remains the face she was born with, scored with the lines you would expect a lifelong smoker to accumulate...it had been cold, which had forced her to cut down on smoking. (“I’m well below 10 a day. I don’t know how good or bad that is.”)
New York Times
added Feb 20, 2018 20:59
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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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Ed Goldman: Bad guys always smoke cigars in movies

And now that I think of it, both Alan King and George Peppard died of smoking-related illnesses. Perhaps this rant merits some re-thinking. I'll think about it tonight, when I'm huffing and puffing.
The Business Journals
added Feb 6, 2018 18:17
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[Ireland] Louth's budding filmmakers urged to enter Irish Cancer Society's short film competition

The Irish Cancer Society is inviting young people and youth groups in Louth to be part of Ireland’s Tobacco-Free generation and get involved in this year’s X-HALE short film competition. This is an exciting opportunity for budding Louth filmmakers aged 1
Dundalk Democrat (ie)
added Feb 1, 2018 01:37
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these 10 youth-serving groups want to get smoking off movie screens

ten youth-serving groups received grants from Truth Initiative® and Trinity Health to get rid of smoking in movies, one of the few places where it continues to be portrayed positively, as a normal social behavior and as glamorous, rebellious and edgy. E
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jan 19, 2018 09:07
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[Europe, Germany] 'No smoking': German Drugs Commissioner calls for fewer cigarettes on screen

While the number of smokers in Germany may have gone done over the last 15 years, cigarettes are still ubiquitous in films and on television. That's a problem, said Marlene Mortler, Germany's Federal Drugs Commissioner, in an interview with newspaper and
DW World (Deutsche Welle) (de)
added Jan 11, 2018 00:03
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