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80s Promo Video for the Tobacco Institute, A Pro-Smoking Trade Group

The video trumpets the many pro-tobacco activities undertaken by the group, including: lobbying politicians to prevent the passage of smoking laws, fact-checking and disputing anti-smoking statements by the Surgeon General, and researching public attitude
Laughing Squid (blog)
added Mar 10, 2013 11:53
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[Korea - North] Vodka binges, secret smoking and Big Macs - the life of Kim Jong-un as a boy

A former chef, now living in exile, has revealed how the tyrant ... was a secret smoker in his early teens. ... At 14 he began smoking ... "we’d go up a little hill and smoke at the car park there. One, maybe two cigarettes. Yves Saint Laurent was his f
The [London, UK] Express
added Feb 23, 2014 15:08
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Arnold Schwarzenegger Gears Up for Act 2 as an Action Hero

appeared at Comic-Con in San Diego on Thursday to promote his next film, "The Expendables 2" / In the movie's trailer, his character, Trench, tears the door off a Smart Car, smokes bad guys with his machine gun and wags a fat cigar.
New York Times
added Jul 13, 2012 11:39
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Drake Relaxes With Shisha While Debuting New Music

In the candid video, posted on his October's Very Own blog, the YMCMB star can be seen sitting smoking hookah, and blowing perfect smoke rings whilst previewing some new music
TaleTela (uk)
added Jun 27, 2012 12:11
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'We all know how it ended for the last moron that hit me': George Zimmerman brags about killing Trayvon Martin in racist Twitter rant and refers to Obama as an 'Ignorant Baboon'

In an inflammatory rant on social media on Thursday, the 31-year-old - who was acquitted of murder charges in the fatal shooting of African-American teenager in 2012 - posted a number of racial slurs alongside a selfie he took while smoking a cigar in a
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 30, 2015 22:22
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From Marlboro Man to smoking ban: a timeline of tobacco in America

As a town in Massachusetts debates a ban on the sale of all tobacco products, we look back on the history of tobacco in America
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Nov 14, 2014 17:19
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NEW TO MARKET Buy the Pacific Palisades House a Big Tobacco Lawsuit Bought

back.The house was last bought in 2006 by Judy Boeken, according to Blockshopper--that was the same year a court upheld a $50-million award to one Judy Boeken from tobacco company Philip Morris over the death of her husband, a long-time smoker. Last sold
Curbed
added Aug 28, 2013 12:40
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Big Tobacco Indicts Itself

Golden Holocaust Origins of the Cigarette Catastrophe and the Case for Abolition . . . Drawing on formerly secret industry records, Proctor explores how cigarettes became the most widely used drug on the planet—and argues for a ban on their manufacture
Science
added Jul 31, 2012 13:36
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[Togo] The Time John Boehner Personally Battled To Stop An Anti-Smoking Executive Order

learned that George H.W. Bush was considering signing an Executive Order banning workplace smoking by federal employees, he decided to take a stand for “individual rights and freedoms.” “I has come to my attention that OMB is circulating a proposed Execut
BuzzFeed
added Sep 25, 2015 15:57
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Traces of Lives, From Scores to Cigarettes / ‘Vienna’s Musical Giants’ Brings Artifacts to Carnegie Hall

he smoked cigars, probably dribbling ashes down his ample front. But here is Brahms’s cigarette-rolling machine and a cigarette of his own manufacture that he apparently never got around to smoking.
New York Times
added Mar 12, 2014 01:37
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