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[USA] ESTES: The US Government's War on E-Cigarettes

The government doesn’t regulate things based on how gross they are, but, clearly, the other concerns matter enough for it to take action. ... --Shame on you. Gil Ross MD/ACSH.org
Gizmodo UK (uk)
added Dec 26, 2013 10:56
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[California] BUCKLIN: Are e-cigarettes creating new generation of smokers? Guest commentary

, I was surprised to find out from my daughter that hookah pens were all the rage among the high school crowd. ... Let’s not fool ourselves that these cute “personal vaporizers” are out there to get 60-year-old smokers to quit. The real purpose is gettin
Long Beach (CA) Press-Telegram
added Dec 7, 2013 14:48
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[Australia] McDONALD: E-cigarettes get the advertising they deserve

So when I read that British American Tobacco is on the hunt for an ad agency for its e-cigarette, and Njoy is expanding from its US home base into the UK with an eight figure above the line campaign in 2014, I began researching - angrily. Trading smoking
Australian CREATIVE (au)
added Nov 11, 2013 14:31
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MAYER: Guest Editorial: How much nicotine kills a human? Tracing back the generally accepted lethal dose to dubious self-experiments in the nineteenth century [FREE FULL TEXT]

Nicotine is a toxic compound that should be handled with care, but the frequent warnings of potential fatalities caused by ingestion of small amounts of tobacco products or diluted nicotine-containing solutions are unjustified and need to be revised in li
Springer Science+Business Media
added Oct 29, 2013 16:56
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Charles D. Connor: A cigarette by any other name

Just as our automobiles aren't subjected to the laws relating to the humane treatment of horses, neither should these new nicotine delivery devices be treated with the same broad brush stroke as tobacco cigarettes.
Tulsa (OK) World
added Oct 26, 2013 19:57
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SIEGEL: University of California System to Ban Smokeless Tobacco Use and E-Cigarette Use on Campus Beginning January 1, 2014

the UC smoke-free policy reeks of hypocrisy, intolerance, and moral judgment of others. It is by no means a public health policy. Instead, it is a statement of a warped ideology, by which getting drunk is fine, but using a little dip is not, and by which
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Oct 17, 2013 21:42
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LITHWICK: Poor Little Rich Guys / The Supreme Court clamors to protect the right of Richie Rich, Scrooge McDuck, and the Koch brothers to further corrupt American politics.

That leaves everything in the hands of Roberts who--precisely as has been predicted--has the choice to go big, go small, or go home. Again.
Slate
added Oct 10, 2013 04:30
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[USA] Tobacco: ‘Smoking Gun’ That Shows Real Trans-Pacific Agenda

ALERT!! - I am sounding the alarm. Right now governments and the giant multinational corporations ... contact your members of Congress and tell them you are watching, and you do not want them to yield YOUR right to a representative process that can consid
CityWatch LA
added Oct 8, 2013 14:25
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[UK] DRURY: Screw Stoptober - smoking is cool

hy doesn't Stoptober stop wasting public money pandering and persuading people to quit smoking when they have no intention of doing so; and pump those funds instead into real health initiatives helping people who want to be helped. Because allow me to re
The Independent (uk)
added Oct 2, 2013 03:21
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[New York] POLLOCK: It’s time: Snuff out public smoking

Allow cigarettes in private places, restaurants included -- just not in common space / As I left last Sunday’s Jets game, choking on a supersized cloud of cigarette smoke created by thousands of desperate addicts, a long festering op-ed idea returned to
New York Daily News
added Sep 29, 2013 06:44
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