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Alabama Town’s Smoking Ordinance Hurting Bar and Restaurant Business

Alabama Town’s Smoking Ordinance Hurting Bar and Restaurant Business

One Alabama town’s smoking ordinance is causing a big headache for bar and restaurant owners with many saying their very business is threatened. The public smoking ordinance in Vestavia Hills, Alabama has a rather standard policy in regards to public smoking: no smoking in bars or restaurants. This is something you could expect to find [...]

July 10, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 0

Smoking Orangutan Forced To Quit

Smoking Orangutan Forced To Quit

The image of an orangutan smoking a cigarette is one that probably gets a few chuckles, but it’s one that has actually stirred up a very serious reaction. Tori, a fifteen year old Indonesian Orangutan has been smoking for years. It’s that reason why she has been one of the biggest draws at her zoo, [...]

July 10, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 0

Why Smoking in the Media Isn’t As Big A Deal As We Think

Why Smoking in the Media Isn’t As Big A Deal As We Think

There has been a big deal made of smoking in the media as of late. The argument has been made that smoking, no matter what the context, in the media is more likely to make teenagers and young adults want to pick up smoking. It’s a debate that has been heard countless times through decades [...]

July 10, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 0

The Cigarette Packaging Argument

The Cigarette Packaging Argument

No matter what way you slice it there is one thing that many anti-smoking advocates agree on: they want cigarette packs to be as unappealing to smokers as possible. The only problem is that anti-smoking groups just can’t seem to agree on what they want the packaging to look like. On one side of the [...]

July 6, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 0

Discarded Cigarette Causes House Fire

Discarded Cigarette Causes House Fire

It is no secret that many places in the southern United States are in a huge heat wave right now, bring about many extremely dry areas. For many people properly disposing of their cigarettes means flicking them out of a car window or even off a porch. In such dry weather this means that house [...]

July 6, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 1

Man Robs Tobacco Warehouse

Man Robs Tobacco Warehouse

In what seems like a scene out of a bad crime film, a tobacco warehouse in Conway, Arkansas was robbed by an armed man. Surprisingly the robber didn’t steal any tobacco products, just the money that was in and under the till. The clerk that was manning the register at the time said she heard [...]

July 6, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 0

Cigarette Butts Are a Big Factor In Smoking Bans In Parks

Cigarette Butts Are a Big Factor In Smoking Bans In Parks

Non smokers these days have been conditioned to dislike cigarettes and to a somewhat lesser degree smokers themselves. The media has painted smoking in such a negative light to where you only see smoking in the media if it is being done by the villain of a film. A lot of this negative publicity towards [...]

July 6, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 0

Why Banning Tobacco Displays Won’t Help Anything

Why Banning Tobacco Displays Won’t Help Anything

There has been a recent push in many states as of late to ban convenience stores and tobacco shops from having their tobacco displays anywhere in sight of the customers. The most common reason that proponents of this idea have given for it is because they feel that the displays make cigarettes appealing to children. [...]

July 5, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 1

Delaware Expands Smoking Ban Areas

Delaware Expands Smoking Ban Areas

Much to the annoyance of smokers, Delaware has decided to expand the areas covered by the public smoking bans. Places such as zoos and beaches are now off limits as far as smoking is concerned. The given reason for the ban’s increase in areas covered by it was to promote a healthier environment and keep [...]

July 5, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 0

Are Public Smoking Bans Really Just To Prevent Annoyance?

Are Public Smoking Bans Really Just To Prevent Annoyance?

Public smoking bans have been the bane of the existence of smokers everywhere. Thinks are now in a stage where smokers cannot smoke in public, in bars, restaurants, and in some places even their homes. One of the biggest reasons for the smoking bans has been the desire to cut back on the amount of [...]

July 5, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 0
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