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[Germany, USA] Has Barack Obama taken up smoking again?

Now a photo taken on a balcony on the margins of the G7 meeting in Bavaria shows Obama apparently taking a cigarette from a packet. The picture was posted on Instagram by Renzi’s spokesman Filippo Sensi.
added Jun 9, 2015 10:03

Anne Hathaway’s Oscars Advice: ‘Do the Opposite of What I Did’

while you were playing a recovering drug addict in “Rachel Getting Married,” you started smoking / I’ve quit. I got hooked for a few years. I had a four-year break, and then actually when I was producing “Song One,” I started smoking again. It’s easy to r
New York Times
added Jan 6, 2015 18:40

THE REAL LIFE HUNGER GAMES Sick rules for bonkers new Russian reality TV show allow contestants to ‘fight, rape and MURDER each other’

A BRUTAL Russian reality show allowing “fighting, murder and rape” will see contestants armed with knives and dumped in the Siberian wilderness...The shocking rules say: “Everything is allowed. Fighting, alcohol, murder, rape, smoking, anything.”
The Sun (uk)
added Dec 15, 2016 19:53

Olympics & Cigars – A David Garofalo Editorial

Here is Jesse Owens, in 1936...Following the Olympics, he is shown here pushing White Owl Cigars... Do you remember when the athletes who won the gold would light up a cigar? Oh ya, even the ladies would do it, but not this year. The advertisers would rat
The Cigar Authority
added Aug 28, 2016 19:57

[France] In the Air, Art+Auction's Gossip Column (blog) Art Won't Keep Michel Houellebecq Away From His Cigar

The smokers lounge reportedly “includes a bar and jukebox which will pay musical versions of 70 of his poems,” which is just the kind of the thing you want to hear when on a smoke break....will also feature ... MRI scans of the author’s brain. Good thing
ArtInfo (Louise Blouin Media)
added Jun 18, 2016 18:56

1924: The Cigar Maker Who's the Reason You Work Only 8 Hours a Day Dies

On December 13, 1924, Samuel Gompers, the cigar-maker who became the father of the mainstream American labor movement, died, at the age of 74. From 1886, when he forged the creation of the American Federation of Labor, until his death – with the exception
Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added Dec 14, 2015 15:00

[UK] A History Of Tobacco In London

Despite what Bob Newhart appears to have thought, it was Sir Francis Drake, not Sir Walter Raleigh, who first brought tobacco to English shores from the New World in 1573. Even then, British sailors had previously obtained tobacco, either for chewing or s
Londonist (uk)
added Nov 28, 2014 14:29

Star Trek Legend Leonard Nimoy reveals he has serious lung disease THIRTY YEARS after quitting smoking

Signing off his message with an abbreviation of Dr Spock’s ‘Live Long and Prosper’ catchphrase, he said: “I quit smoking 30 years ago. Not soon enough. I have COPD. Grandpa says, quit now!! LLAP”
The Mirror (uk)
added Feb 6, 2014 14:16

Stanford Research into the Impact of Tobacco Advertising

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Stanford University School of Medicine
added Jun 18, 2013 05:03

IMAGE: Vintage Cigarette, Weight Gain, And Gun Ads: 1877: Women love chewing tobacco.

Business Insider
added Jan 20, 2013 17:14
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