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[New York] Staying clean and green! Leonardo DiCaprio lights up an electronic cigarette to get his nicotine fix on film set

The actor – who is filming The Wolf of Wall Street – could be seen with the nifty device in his hand as he sat inside an eatery in East Harlem, New York.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 14, 2013 11:31
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The Book Big Tobacco Doesn't Want You to Read

With "Golden Holocaust," historian Robert Proctor deconstructs an industry that still kills more than 400,000 Americans a year.
Mother Jones Magazine
added May 15, 2012 10:44
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[UK] Cigars bring the stars into Canary Wharf's smokey awards party

To Boisdale of Canary Wharf, where the grandiose dining hall played host to the annual Celebrity Cigar Smoker of the Year awards last night, hosted by the Duchess of Cornwall’s son and food connoisseur Tom Parker Bowles. What The Capitalist saw (peering
City A.M. (uk)
added Dec 2, 2015 18:35
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'Thazzzz a BIG joint!': Miley Cyrus posts bizarre videos of herself dancing around her home alone puffing on a giant cigar

The Wrecking Ball star has a history with smoking - although what she seems to be posing with in her new clips is a large cigar, she joked about it being something of the weed variety.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 25, 2015 12:15
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VIDEO: MERCHANTS OF DOUBT - IN THEATERS MARCH 6TH

What do Asbestos, Tobacco and Global Warming have in common? See the connection in this film clip... a secretive group of highly charismatic, silver-tongued pundits-for-hire who present themselves in the media as scientific authorities – yet have the cont
TakePart.com
added Feb 9, 2015 14:33
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[Canada] Hardworking tobacco pioneer was family rock

After spending a number of years struggling to make ends meet and care for the kids, an Everett farmer approached Stanley to see if he would be interested in doing tobacco crop testing. The first batch of crops showed promise and, in 1946, the family re
Northumberland (ON) News (ca)
added Jul 18, 2014 16:59
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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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[Tennessee] Rhea County boy's last days included cigarette butts, whippings: Mother recounts punishments

"We asked Landon what he wanted for punishment. He said, 'to eat cigarette butts.' The ashtray was on the counter so we let him pick up the butts and eat them. He had probably ate about five or six butts and he threw up on the floor.
Chattanooga (TN) Times & Free Press
added Sep 19, 2013 02:47
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[New York] William Thourlby, the Marlboro Man, Spends His Time Alone

IN the 1950s William Thourlby squinted at America from billboards and invited smokers to Marlboro Country.
New York Times
added Aug 5, 2012 20:30
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[Hungary] Austria's smoking culture is '30 year time machine'

Oncologist Stanton Glantz was speaking at a symposium on tobacco control being held this week in Austria, which has consistently placed last place in the European Cancer League ‘tobacco ranking’ tables. "Here in Vienna I feel as if I'm in a time machine
The Local Austria (at)
added Apr 6, 2016 22:06
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