Getting Granny on Crack

I rushed over to Granny’s yesterday, shaking with fear. Just as I expected – the old dear was having her nightly sip of sherry. “No Granny,” I shouted, ripping the glass out of her hand and pouring the contents down the sink. “Don’t you know that this stuff is worse for you than heroin, crack, […]

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Leaked guidelines for tobacco reporting, and THR humour

Paul has written written about leaked journalist guidelines for reporting stories on tobacco on the tobacco harm reduction blog. If you read the blogpost you will soon realise that it is not entirely serious. I thought it was a good send-up of tobacco writing , although I might have made it more over the top. […]

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The American Stop Smoking Society

The American Stop Smoking Society is at its again. This time they have set up their own website. They are repeating their claims that the electronic cigarette kills – fast. And they are perpetuating the myth of fourth hand smoke. More dangerously, they are offering to sell suicide kits to smokers, stating: Are you a […]

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