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Sideways Glances

Various items. Firstly, I think this photo provides all the reasons why I  would vote for this man: Although I can’t quite put my finger on exactly what it is. … Secondly, I keep reading stuff like this: It goes … Continue reading

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Alcohol Doesn’t Cause Cancer Either

My Chrome browser has been getting slower and slower under the weight of online ads, so today I installed AdBlock (H/T MJM, or Tom, a few months back). It was dead easy to do, and installed very quickly. And then, … Continue reading

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More Theses for the Wittenberg Church Door

Guardian: “People in this country have had enough of experts,” declared Michael Gove last week. I don’t know much about Michael Gove, but he was certainly speaking for me. Because I’ve had more than enough of “experts”. Whenever I read … Continue reading

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Study: Passive Smoking Doesn’t Cause Cancer

Article by Klaus K in Denmark translated into English (with my slight assistance). Comprehensive new study shows passive smoking doesn’t cause cancer Many smoking bans in the western world were introduced at the start of the millennium on the recommendation of … Continue reading

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Various Smoking News Items

Antismokers head for Turkmenistan: Government officials to attend anti-smoking meeting in country run by mad dictator Turkmenistan leaders have banned beards, ballets and pet pooches in recent years THE Department of Health will send two officials to a nanny state … Continue reading

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Fake Charities Again

My mind’s a blank tonight. And I’m very sleepy. But I mentioned CRUK (pronounced “crook”) in passing last night, so here instead is regular commenter Smokingscot’s interesting recent website posting about CRUK and fake charities. Sample: CRUK is to charities as … Continue reading

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Third Hand Smoke Has Reached Sirius

Telegraph: Buying a house from a smoker could prove dangerous for your health, study finds Third hand smoke permeates furniture, carpets and walls and could prove toxic, even months after people have stopped smoking in it, scientists say Buying a … Continue reading

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