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[UK] Government's 'distressing' anti-smoking ad cleared

A Government anti-smoking advertisement showing a cancerous tumour growing on a cigarette as it’s smoked has been cleared by the advertising watchdog despite 165 complaints the spot was too graphic.
Marketing Week (uk)
added Mar 6, 2013 07:11

[Minnesota] Shocking TV ads and other efforts aim to stop youth smoking

The Still a Problem television campaign uses a scary amusement park showing the ill effects of smoking to get its anti-smoking message across to kids.
Minneapolis (MN) Star Tribune
added Feb 24, 2013 20:58

100 glorious years of Indian Cinema: Indian youth monitor tobacco imagery in Bollywood films!

In a unique ongoing monitoring campaign named ‘Thumbs Up and Thumbs Down’, HRIDAY (Health Related Information Dissemination Amongst Youth) in technical collaboration with the University of California, has engaged school and college going youth from Delhi (iin)
added Feb 21, 2013 12:26

[UK, UK-Wales] Smoking ban: Doctors say exemption 'won't help film industry'

Doctors' leaders in Wales claim there is no evidence the film and TV industry would benefit if actors were allowed to smoke in dramas. They have urged assembly members not to scrap a ban on smoking on set.
BBC Online
added Feb 21, 2013 11:56

[UK] 'The Good Life' actor Richard Briers dies, aged 79

The Good Life actor had recently revealed that he was battling with emphysema as a result of his smoking addiction ... "I was diagnosed five years ago and didn't think it would go quite as badly as it has. It's a bugger, but there it is. I used to love
Digital Spy (uk)
added Feb 18, 2013 10:24

[UK] 'Politically correct' BBC ignoring Harold Wilson's pipe in five hour tribute, says Lord Donoughue

The BBC has been criticised as “Stalinist” and "politically correct" for allegedly trying to play down Harold Wilson’s pipe smoking in a five hour television special tomorrow night.
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Feb 13, 2013 15:31

[Minnesota] RINGHAM: No children smoked in this ad

The sight of kids smoking cigarettes, though repulsive, is a powerful component of the "Still A Problem" ad campaign being waged by ClearWay Minnesota. Spokesman Mike Sheldon was quick to reassure me on the phone Tuesday that the child actors on the sch
Minnesota Public Radio (MPR)
added Feb 13, 2013 12:12

[Kentucky] Documentary film focuses on Western Ky.'s Black Patch tobacco farmers

ON TV 'Farming in the Black Patch' 9 p.m. Feb. 11 on KET. Repeats numerous times including at 2 p.m. Feb. 13 on KET KY and 4 p.m. Feb. 14 on KET
Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader
added Feb 12, 2013 13:06

Pfeifer: Electronic-cigarette ads on television should end

The FDA needs to provide regulatory guidance to prevent ads like the spot for electronic cigarettes that ran during this year's Super Bowl
AZ Central - Arizona Republic
added Feb 10, 2013 11:19

Guess Super Bowl XLVII Score, Win Free V2 Electronic Cigarette Ultimate Kit from

As part of its Super Bowl "Guess the Score" Contest,, in partnership with V2, an internationally recognized manufacturer of electronic cigarettes, will reward the contestant who guesses the score of Super Bowl XLVII with a free V2 Ultimate
PR Newswire
added Feb 8, 2013 14:21
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