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Opposition, criticism, rejection of the smoking ban.
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Delaying Adulthood in Britain.
September 2016. They've stopped, deferred, controlled or priced some coming of age markers out of reach of many. Now some "children" are considered untrustworthy until aged 24! [Continue]
Don't take the EU referendum results too literally.
August 2016. There were far more important things on people's minds, like independence for Scotland and reunification for Ireland. To them the EU referendum was a means to an end. [Continue.]
Tobacco prices Cyprus and Amsterdam airport.
July 2016. Rolling tobacco prices in Cyprus. Tobacco prices Schiphol airport. Smoking room Larnaca airport. Advice and tips for the unwary. [Continue]
Spring Cleaning Holyrood - Elections 2016.
June 2016. Removing three tobacco control flunkies from parliament is deeply satisfying - especially Stewart Maxwell, who started it all. [Continue.]
Smoking bans constipate economic recoveries.
May 2016. Smokers seldom do impulse. Ever wondered what all those cuppas, snacks, nips, pints and meals we forgo means? The results surprised even me! [Continue.]
What party smokers can vote for, Scottish Assembly Elections 5 May 2016.
April 2016. UKIP is the only party to pledge indoor smoking rooms. They score very well under PR - and that's what they get at Assembly Elections. [Continue.]
Action on Smoking and Health - Wish List.
March 2016. ASH have grand, ambitious plans. They want to build an empire and they want to go international. And they'd very much like for us to pay for it all. 5% cigarette and 15% rolling tobacco escalator is just a start. [Continue]
Saving children & parents from vested interests & the Brazilian government.
February 2016. All parents want is a healthy child. They don't need medieval values nor insensitive idealists forcing them to have abnormal ones. [Continue.]
Cancer Research UK. Fake charity.
February 2016. CRUK is to charities as Al-Qaeda is to religion, an abomination. To give time, money or unwanted goods to CRUK is no different than supporting any terrorist organisation. They're intent on the complete destruction of everything they consider haraam and to hell with the economic or social consequences. (First posted Sep 2012. Edited and updated Feb 2016.) [Continue]
Unintended consequences of tobacco control.
January 2016. They brought us vaping, cigarette tubes, cross border trade, the "baccy run", new names in rolling tobacco, "illegal" tobacco, tobacco shredders, whole-leaf traders and the phrase "home grown". [Continue.]
Posts from January 2015. [Continue]

Posts from January 2014. [Continue]

Posts from January 2013. [Continue]

Posts from January 2012. [Continue]

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