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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

Edmonton Decides To Combat Cigarette Litter Without Ban

Edmonton Decides To Combat Cigarette Litter Without Ban

It has been stated multiple times on this site the importance of not littering with your cigarette butts and ashes. The fact is that a lot of the general public dislikes public smoking primarily because of the litter that is left behind by smokers who do not seem to care about little things like cleanliness [...]

July 6, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 1

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

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

Roll Your Own Shops Could Be Forced To Close

Roll Your Own Shops Could Be Forced To Close

Roll your own cigarette shops could be a thing of the past soon. A federal bill that would legally redefine such stores as cigarette manufacturers would cause roll your own cigarette stores to have to pay higher taxes, taxes that they have managed to avoid for years. Many are uncertain just what the cause of [...]

July 3, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 2

Argument Against Flavored Tobacco Products Back From the Dead

Argument Against Flavored Tobacco Products Back From the Dead

  The argument over whether or not flavored tobacco appeals to children is probably one of the most annoying arguments in the industry. Many had thought that common sense had finally caught up with the detractors, but a recent call by some people to increase the tax rate of flavored smokeless tobacco products shows that [...]

July 2, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 0

Opinion: Just When and Where Can We Smoke?

Opinion: Just When and Where Can We Smoke?

When most people think about college and their job after many things are the same. The never ending coffee, late nights, and the cigarette break. Ah, the cigarette break. Yes, that thing that’s being banned all over the country used to be a rite of passage. So it begs the question that if for so [...]

June 30, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 0
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