& Tobacco News & Info
Occasional Smoker, 47, Signs Tobacco Bill
Washington, Jun 22— President Obama does not
discuss the fact that he still occasionally smokes, a habit
he very publicly tried to kick during his race for the White
But there he was on Monday, talking about cigarettes. As he
signed legislation bringing tobacco products under federal
control for the first time, the president conceded that the
new law, aimed at keeping children from starting to smoke,
could have helped him three decades ago.....
...The new law, the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco
Control Act, allows the Food and Drug Administration not only
to forbid advertising geared toward children but also to lower
the amount of nicotine in tobacco products, ban sweetened
cigarettes that appeal to young taste buds and prohibit labels
like “light” and “low tar.” [Read
the full article]
Websites Worth a Look
A Community for the 21st Century Pipe Smoker
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Along with all that that you will also find tons of interesting
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Hmmm... nothing about Scotch there, we might have to
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Month's Tobacco Raffle
This month we have a couple of blend by Cornell and Diehl.
C& D – Good Morning Pipe Tobacco
is C&D's latest blend, a Tarler/Runowski blend perfect
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day or night. Reminiscent of a classic Dunhill blend devoted
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C& D – After Hours Flake (2 oz. tin)
night out wasn't complete without a trip to the “private
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or any other time of day with this Virginia flake sweetened
with the elixir of the Islands, Dark rum.