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Ignoring The Election

I’m thoroughly sick of Brexit. We’ve had three years of it slowly dragging on. So I’ve been doing my level best to ignore the current UK Brexit General Election campaign. And I’ve actually been very successful. I’ve hardly noticed it … Continue reading

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Smoking Booths Designed By Sadists

Chris Snowdon has a handy guide for who not to vote for in our upcoming General Election. It includes Personal Liberty Rankings for each party. Conservatives come top with three stars, Plaid Cymru bottom with one star, all the rest … Continue reading

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The Continued Expulsion

I thought I’d continue today along yesterday’s thread, exploring the expulsion of smokers from society, and some of the consequences that seem to have naturally flowed from this. I still vividly remember the day – 1 July 2007 – when … Continue reading

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Expulsion

 I always thought that a picture from the ISIS survey illustrated well the impact of smoking bans. They didn’t effect most people, because most people don’t smoke. And they didn’t effect a lot of smokers that much either, particularly those … Continue reading

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Little Support for a Nasty Little Man

I think that if there’s one person in America who is nastier than Hillary Clinton, it’s probably Michael Bloomberg. Hillary banned smoking in the White House: Michael Bloomberg banned smoking in New York City. So, in this respect at least, … Continue reading

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Nothing Is Really Going To Change

I’ve been vaguely keeping an eye on the UK General Election campaign, wondering what the outcome might be. I’d be a lot more interested if one of the parties was campaigning to repeal the smoking ban, and send Deborah Arnott … Continue reading

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How Smoking Bans Kill

Hat tip to Igrowmyown for drawing attention to this story: Drinker, 34, … left badly injured in car crash at pub’s smoking area that sparked murder probe The Spinnaker Inn is a pub in Colchester. Here’s the pub’s covered smoking … Continue reading

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