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Sun, Sand, Sex, and Cigarettes.

H/T Rose for this highly conflicted article in Marie Claire. On the one hand the article, written by Jenna Rosenstein, rails against smoking, while on the other hand it depicts a whole raft of sexy pictures of models and actresses … Continue reading

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Why Is Deborah Arnott Paid More Than Theresa May?

I came across this yesterday on Guido: Deborah Arnott, the fanatical £160,000-a-year chief executive of the taxpayer-funded pressure group Action on Smoking and Health (ASH), still has to continue justifying her taxpayer subsidy. How much does Theresa May, the British … Continue reading

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Ideology

In a time when most smokers seem quite apathetic and despairing in the face of their ever-mounting persecution, I was wondering this morning why I wasn’t. Smokers, I was thinking, are almost punch-drunk with the amount of punishment they’ve been … Continue reading

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Absolute and Unlimited Violence

I’ve been looking for an antismoking video which shows a smoker being punched repeatedly by an invisible assailant. I’ve seen it several times. It’s probably somewhere in the comments of this blog. But I haven’t found it yet. (But Clicky … 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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Rodrigo Duterte

New pin-up boy for Tobacco Control. HuffPo: Smoking In the Philippines Could Land You In Prison For 4 Months The tough new law will end smoking in public places. MANILA, Oct 12 (Reuters) – Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is set to … Continue reading

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Harry and Charlie

Express: Prince Harry infuriates Charles with his ‘filthy’ smoking WHILE PRINCE Harry is riding high in public approbation (he has just been voted the world’s “hottest royal” in a poll of 1,000 British women) he continues to frustrate his father … Continue reading

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