Tag Archives: packaging

Inklings

I saw something rather strange in a car park a few days ago. I had parked, and had just returned with my shopping, which I was placing inside my car. There was a car parked next to me, with the … Continue reading

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Smirking Causes Lung Cancer

This story is a couple of months old: A Spanish man is suing health officials after discovering a photo of himself having spinal surgery being used as a cigarette health warning. The picture of the 54-year-old from Galicia shows him … Continue reading

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Lunch at the Restaurant Fournaise

Yesterday I came across a painting – Lunch at the Restaurant Fournaise – by Pierre-Auguste Renoir. Since Renoir died in 1919, it must have been painted some years before the outbreak of WW1, depicting as it does a scene of idyllic … Continue reading

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Shouting People Down

A couple of people have mentioned the new “plain packs”. Maybe these are an example? And they have the nerve to call it “plain packaging”? That’s really just another lie in a very long litany of lies. They’ve swept the … Continue reading

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Two Comments

A couple of comments got my attention. Comment by Rose: Just found this again. 2013 “…several years later he (Tony Blair) agonised about the smoking ban in public places and finally justified the move by suggesting: “The public gave us permission … Continue reading

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Systematic Lying

Dick Puddlecote has picked up on Michael Siegel: Helena Miracle? Not So Much; New Study Casts Doubt on Conclusions of Anti-Smoking Groups The authors summarize the study as follows: “We examine the association between county-level smoking-related hospitalization rates and comprehensive … Continue reading

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Health Warnings

Dick Puddlecote: Plain Packaging For E-Cigs, WHO Didn’t See That Coming? I wonder what pictures they’ll use in the health warnings? Maybe the same ones that they use on cigarette packets? They’re all fabrications anyway. I wonder if they’ll have … Continue reading

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