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[Asia, China, Singapore] The 54-year-old who ran a marathon four years after a quadruple bypass

Mr Hoon picked up smoking at the age of 17, starting off as a casual smoker. But he stopped... When he moved to China for work, however, smoking became a heavy habit because “everybody smoked” there and cigarettes were “so cheap”.
Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Jan 14, 2018 15:53
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Jojo Is the Artist of Choice Among N.B.A. Stars

Coca-Cola bottles, Marlboro cigarette packages and Marilyn Monroe are recurring images...“It is benign. It’s hard to get theoretical or conceptual about a pretty girl on a cigarette package putting on makeup. It is not super complicated, so what’s not to
New York Times
added Dec 22, 2017 15:26
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Dwight Gooden Puts on a Santa Suit, but the Scene Is Hardly Festive

looked gaunt... “That was from an infection I had deep in my jawbone from 30 years of chewing tobacco...They had to rebuild my jawbone and I had to have 10 teeth taken out. People say, man, his face is all caved in, but take 10 teeth out of anyone’s mouth
New York Times
added Dec 7, 2017 22:40
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Michael Jordan talks golf -- and smoking SIX cigars per day -- in Cigar Aficonado interview

"I smoke.. six cigars a day, maybe," Jordan said to Cigar Aficionado publisher Marvin Shanken. Six!? Goodness gracious MJ, that is a lot of smoking. It's understandable though, considering the amount of golf he plays. Jordan told Shanken he plays "almost
GolfDigest.com
added Oct 12, 2017 22:51
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[UK] Lancaster man vapes his way to marathon success

Chris says he believes the switch from regular smoking has saved his life. Chris Baxter during the Swaledale marathon. E-cigarettes are now the most popular quitting method in England, and last year more than half of all those taking part in Stoptober opt
Lancaster Guardian (uk)
added Oct 9, 2017 15:16
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[UK] Cricket club bowled over by no smoking policy

Rochdale Sports Club has signed up to Rochdale Borough Council’s Smoke Free Sports scheme and will now enforce a no smoking policy at its junior training sessions and matches to set a good example for their players and promote healthy living. The club o
Rochdale Online (uk)
added Sep 14, 2017 14:05
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ARCHIVE: Billie Jean King Elected To Philip Morris Board

US Women's Soccer Team has taken an active role in persuading young women, and young men, from taking up smoking. They appear in tobacco control advertisements, and speak to youngsters...King is not passing on a similar message to young tennis players.
CleanLungs.com (Citizens for Clean Air in Apartments (CCAA))
added Jul 11, 2017 18:27
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ARCHIVE: PUCIN: Billie Jean Is Blowing Smoke at Her Responsibility to Youth

pioneer of women's professional tennis and an outspoken proponent of equality for women's sports, has joined the board of directors of Philip Morris International, a tobacco company that provided the first big, brassy sponsor of women's pro tennis, Virgin
Los Angeles Times
added Jul 11, 2017 18:14
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ARCHIVE: Billie Jean King Full Film

During her professional tennis career, King won 39 Grand Slam titles, helped form the Virginia Slims Series (pre-cursor to WTA Tour), founded the Women’s Sports Foundation and Women’s Sports magazine, and co-founded World TeamTennis (WTT).
PBS
added Jul 11, 2017 17:34
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You Need to Hear the Full Story Behind Steph Curry's Cigar Smoking at the NBA Finals

"I’ve been waiting a whole year to smoke this." You can watch Curry smoking his cigar in the clip above. Technically, there’s no smoking allowed inside Oracle Arena, but we doubt anyone complained.
Complex
added Jun 13, 2017 20:49
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