Posts tagged "cigarettes"

Do Something New: Smoke A Cigarette

I think I get why so many people do it now!

Rebecca Vipond Brink | June 19, 2015 - 11:30 am

Here’s What “Mad Men” Would Be Like If All The Cigarettes Were Replaced By Party Blowers

What is Photoshop for other than to create nonsense?  At least this nonsense is for a good cause.  To mark Thursday’s Great American Smoke Out, a national day to quit…

Jessica Wakeman | November 23, 2013 - 9:00 am

Man Points Gun At Pregnant Smoker, Fails At Life

Smoking while pregnant isn’t defensible.

But you know what else isn’t defensible? Pointing a gun at a pregnant woman.

Jessica Wakeman | September 16, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Smoking Damages Ladies Hearts And Lungs Way More Than Men’s

Cigarettes are sexist! According to a new study by scientists at the University of Minnesota and Johns Hopkins University, female smokers face a 25 percent greater risk of developing heart…

Kate Torgovnick/ | August 12, 2011 - 4:20 pm

Today’s Lady News: Quit Smoking Now, Ladies!

Women who are smokers or former smokers, as well as those exposed to decades of secondhand smoke, are more at risk for breast cancer after menopause, according to a…

Jessica Wakeman | March 2, 2011 - 7:20 pm

Smooth Move: Camel Targets Hipsters With “Williamsburg” Cigarettes

Smooth move, Camel. You may think you’re being smart by touting Williamsburg, the Brooklyn hipster enclave, on your new cigarette packaging. You think you’re appealing to youngsters who feed on…

Leonora Epstein | November 18, 2010 - 3:40 pm

Taylor Momsen Is 17, But Someone Sold Her Cigarettes!

Party foul, Taylor Momsen. Our favorite thigh-high wearing, sex tape-loving actress/rock star was photographed on the set of “Gossip Girl” smoking a cigarette in one hand and waving to paparazzi…

Kate Torgovnick/ | October 20, 2010 - 4:40 pm

For A Sultry Voice, Choose Lucky Strike

Hmm, wonder how much the treatment for lung cancer went for in those days… [Copyranter]…

Lily Q | June 17, 2010 - 12:50 pm

Gross: Japanese Portable Ashtray For Women

If you smoke, you already have to deal with smelling like an ashtray, so we’re not sure why anyone would actually want to carry around one—in their purse no less!

Leonora Epstein | May 12, 2010 - 2:20 pm

Cigarette Box Wraps Go After Teen Market

Watchdogs have gotten riled up about Joe Camel’s appeal to children and teens in the past, but soon they could have SmokeStixx on their hit list. This website sells customizable…

Annika Harris | September 11, 2009 - 3:10 pm

Obama’s War On Cancer Sticks

Obama may puff on a cigarette every now and then, but that doesn’t mean he thinks it’s okay for you to do it. On Monday, he signed a bill that…

Nikki Dowling | June 23, 2009 - 7:50 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Geriatric Sex, Bromances, And Small Brains

Sex Over Sixty, a new four-and-a-half-hour documentary, delves into topics like how type 2 diabetes is a leading cause of sexual dysfunction in men and what loss of estrogen does…

Catherine Strawn | April 15, 2008 - 12:00 pm

Smoking And Lamaze: A Popular Combination

You’d think that all of the studies about the effects of drinking, smoking, and doing drugs while pregnant would make women cease partying for nine months at the very least.

Catherine Strawn | March 20, 2008 - 1:30 pm