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[UK] Warning over chargers after another smoker is hurt in e-cigarette blast

‘People assume e-cigarettes are much safer than ordinary cigarettes, and in most cases they are,’ said Charlie Pugsley of London Fire Brigade. ‘The danger is that people sometimes use incorrect chargers, which runs the risk of overcharging and can poten
Metro Café (uk)
added Apr 16, 2014 09:18

[New York] An Artist Takes His Pay in Tobacco and Community

David Ellis is painting what could be his biggest commission ever — assuming he lives long enough, since he’s being paid in coffee and tobacco. For the last few weeks, he and a rotating cast of assistants and friends have been painting a mural of green,
New York Times
added Apr 14, 2014 08:42

A Lucky Strike, Indeed / ‘Mad Men’ Enters Its Final Season in an Altered World

Lucky Strike...Once this best-selling brand in the United States (and the cigarette of choice for Don Johnson’s character on “Miami Vice”) was selling 23 billion cigarettes a year. NOW Its seemingly omnipresent place in Don Draper’s hands may not be the
New York Times
added Apr 13, 2014 23:30

[UK] Still smoking! Madonna, 55, provocatively poses on a motorcycle in just a bra while puffing away on a cigarette after criticising her daughter for taking up the same habit

Madonna has posed in a seductive new photo shoot smoking a cigarette while lying on a motorcycle. While the photo, in which the singer poses in just a bra, is racy enough, the 55-year-old may find herself in hot water over the image - with her daughter L
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 9, 2014 14:51

John Daly smokes 40 cigarettes and drinks 10-12 cans of Diet Coke per day

Daly says he hasn’t had a drink for nearly six years, and though he still smokes 40 cigarettes a day, he’s cut back on his obscene Diet Coke consumption.
USA Today
added Apr 7, 2014 15:59

[UK] Wayne Rooney spent too much time 'smoking cigarettes' - that's why he's not as good as Cristiano Ronaldo, claims Joey Barton

"Why does Ronaldo achieve what he achieves and Rooney doesn't? When you see Wayne Rooney smoking cigarettes, does he live his life correctly? "From the questions I've asked of players who have worked with both....he (Ronaldo) is in the gym or honing his
The Independent (uk)
added Apr 3, 2014 15:05

'I smoke a thousand cigarettes a day': Johnny Depp playfully exaggerates his love for tobacco in new interview

Depp playfully exaggerates his nicotine intake in a candid chat with punk rock legend Iggy Pop ... longtime friends put their conversation on record in the latest issue of Interview magazine, which features Depp on the cover - the first time in two decad
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 1, 2014 16:56

Moderation Pays Off for a Far-Right Party in France

The National Front’s appeal starts with Ms. Le Pen’s informal, straight-talking manner ... She has a commanding presence softened somewhat by her husky voice — she was a smoker for years and now uses an electronic cigarette
New York Times
added Apr 1, 2014 11:32

Ireland's illegal cigarette trade among highest in Europe

Ireland is third highest on the list of EU countries behind Latvia and Lithuania for non duty paid tobacco (NDP) in 2013, however both Baltic states have decreased there NDP significantly since 2012, as Ireland’s remains the same at 28.3 per cent. Ir
Sunday World (ie)
added Mar 30, 2014 19:28

Cambodian leader promises again to stop smoking

Cambodia's strongman Prime Minister Hun Sen has vanquished virtually every foe in almost three decades in power but admits he has failed to overcome his smoking habit. He pledged to do so Thursday at the inauguration of a dam in western Cambodia but admi
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 27, 2014 17:16
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