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  1. vices
    FDA Orders Juul to Stop Selling in the U.S.The Biden administration has dropped the hammer on a once-hot vaping brand. And it’s going after the nicotine in cigarettes, too.
  2. John Boehner Has a New Job on K Street, But Don’t Call Him a LobbyistAnd another new job with a tobacco company.
  3. This Is the World’s Ugliest ColorPantone 448 C.
  4. smokin’!
    Camel Bans Smoking at Work Starting in 2015Apparently it’s bad for you.
  5. smokin’!
    1 Million New Yorkers Just Want a Single Goddamn Cigarette, Okay?The rate is climbing back up, but mostly among “light” smokers.
  6. new york’s finest
    Garner Arrest Came From Cigarette CrackdownFrom the highest levels of the department.
  7. smokin’!
    NYC Teens Have 180 Days to Buy As Many Cigarettes As They Can AffordBloomberg has raised the purchasing age to 21.
  8. smokin’!
    Soon You May Have to Be 21 to Buy E-Cigarettes in New York CityPer an amended City Council bill.
  9. the third terminator
    Bloomberg’s Plan to Hide the Cigarettes Won’t HappenBut the smoking age will probably rise.
  10. crimes and misdemeanors
    Refusing to Share Your Cigarettes Is Becoming Increasingly DangerousA woman was stabbed after turning down a request. 
  11. crimes and misdemeanors
    Today in ‘Things That May Get You Punched’Not giving a dude a cigarette. 
  12. terrorble
    One Good Reason Not to Buy Bootleg CigarettesTerrorism.
  13. Mayor Bloomberg Now Supports Anti-Smoking Proposal He Once Threatened to VetoThe new proposal will be announced by Christine Quinn today. 
  14. the third terminator
    If You’re Collecting Cigarette Coupons, You’d Better Use Them SoonBloomberg wants to set a minimum price for smokes.
  15. smokin’!
    Government Gives Up on Horrifying Cigarette Warning LabelsEnjoy a cigarette without having to stare at the possible consequences.
  16. the third terminator
    Small-Town Mayor Reminds Bloomberg That Hiding Cigarettes is ExpensiveHaverstraw tried it, but couldn’t afford the lawsuit.
  17. the third terminator
    Deli Workers Have Some Choice Words for Mayor Bloomberg’s New Cigarette Proposal“He needs to f@#$ off.”
  18. the third terminator
    Now Mayor Bloomberg Wants to Physically Hide the CigarettesSo you forget you want them?
  19. smoking
    High Cigarette Prices in New York Mostly Just Hurt the PoorA new study found that they spend almost a quarter of their income on cigarettes.
  20. too far
    Man Illustrates Dangers of Cigarettes by Pointing Gun at Pregnant SmokerA frightening pamphlet would have sufficed.
  21. smokin’!
    NYC Can’t Force Cigarette Peddlers to Guilt Smokers at the Register An appeals court ruled against Bloomberg’s anti-smoking crusade today.
  22. smokin’!
    Cheap Cigarettes Are Out There SomewhereIn 42 percent of NYC bodegas, according to a new probe.
  23. smokin’!
    Obama Is Generous With His Nicorette GumThe president and a ‘60 Minutes’ reporter support each other in quitting smoking.
  24. smokin’!
    Smoking in State Parks Allowed Again for NowThanks to CLASH.
  25. smokin’!
    New Yorkers Are Actually Getting Tickets for Smoking in Public PlacesMore than last year, at least.
  26. the third terminator
    Bloomberg Looking to Curb Smoking in and Around ApartmentsThe anti-cigarette crusade continues!
  27. enemies of the state
    Bad News for Smoking HipstersSmoking is now banned in six state parks located within the city, including East River State Park in Williamsburg.
  28. smokin’!
    A Cigarette Set Macy’s on FireAnother strike against smoking.
  29. smokin’!
    Bloomberg Has Spent $600 Million of His Own Money to Stop Smoking The mayor announced a new $220 million donation today.
  30. smokin’!
    Asians in NYC Still SmokingMayor Bloomberg’s war on smoking isn’t working among one demographic.
  31. free speech
    FDA’s Imposition of Horrifying Labels on Cigarette Packages Ruled UnconstitutionalIt was ruled a free-speech violation.
  32. buttleggers
    ‘Operation Buttlegger’ Nets Illegal Cigarette Sales Ring in BrooklynQuick, the buttlegger is getting away!
  33. smokin’!
    Indian-Made Cigarettes Are Cheap As Hell UpstateIndian tribes have started manufacturing their own and selling them without the state tax.
  34. smokin’!
    City Wins Battle in War on Cheap CigarettesRoll-your-own shop Island Smokes to close.
  35. smokin’!
    The City’s War on Cheap Cigarettes ContinuesA “roll your own” shop is facing a lawsuit.
  36. smokin’!
    Cigarette Packs Won’t Look Gross Just YetFederal judge sides with big tobacco over FDA.
  37. no he cain’t
    Five Theories About the Bizarre New Herman Cain Campaign Ad [Updated]This is one of the weirdest ads you’ll ever see.
  38. drugs
    Vaccines in the Works Against Smoking, CocaineBut science is having a hard time dominating pleasure.
  39. cigarettes
    Smoking Way Down in NYCBloomberg says 450,000 fewer adults smoke now than in 2002.
  40. crime
    Cigarettes Are So Expensive That Even Cops Are Stealing ThemOr at least one crooked detective.
  41. smokin’!
    Big Tobacco Suing Government Over New FDA WarningsThey say the labels limit free speech.
  42. enemies of the state
    Forty Percent of Smokers Are Glad They’re Not Allowed to Smoke Anywhere AnymoreMany smokers like the city’s new ban.
  43. obama is a human person
    Is Obama Still Chewing Nicorette Gum Over Four Years Later?White House photog outs the chief’s long-running dirty habit.
  44. smokin’!
    FDA Unveils Disgusting Cigarette Warning LabelsTry to smoke with this in your face.
  45. smoking bans
    It’s Official: You Can’t Smoke in Parks, Pedestrian Plazas, or on Beaches AnymoreThis afternoon Bloomberg signed the smoking ban into law.
  46. obama is a human person
    President Obama Has Stopped Smoking Forever, AgainThe first lady thinks he’s stopped, but she doesn’t want to pry.
  47. hipsters
    Are Hipsters Crazy for Williamsburg Camel Cigarettes?Apparently, they’re flying off the shelves.
  48. last gasps
    Menthol Makers Concoct Cool, Smooth Plan to Fight FDAHope you weren’t planning to buy the MentholKillsMinorities.com domain.
  49. smoking
    Scary Images of Cigarette Damage Banned in New YorkOnly the federal government can scare you away from smoking, a judge said.
  50. smoking
    Only Smoked That One Cigarette? Your DNA May Never Forgive YouYour DNA? Damaged goods.
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