Posts tagged "smoking"

Don’t Want Acne? Quit Smoking!

As if you really needed another reason to kick that terrible smoking habit — that is, if you do smoke — here’s news that just might put you off those…

Bianca Posterli | July 22, 2010 - 6:45 pm

This Baby Smokes 40 Cigarettes A Day

Meet Ardi Rizal. He is a smoking baby. He is two. Did I mention that he smokes? He favors a specific brand and throws a temper tantrum if he doesn’t…

Susannah Breslin | May 26, 2010 - 3:40 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

Quotable: Jessica Simpson Chews Nicotine Gum

“The first time I ever chewed a piece of Nicorette gum one of my close friends’ mother gave it to me. I think she thought she was giving me…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 29, 2010 - 11:10 am

Today’s Lady News: Cuba Wants Ladies To Start Smoking Cigars

In response to cigar sales lagging, Cuba is trying to interest women smokers in “the Julieta,” a milder version of its “Romeo y Julieta” cigar. The marketing director for…

Jessica Wakeman | February 23, 2010 - 9:30 pm

Those Wacky French Folks. We Don’t Quite Get This PSA.

This French public service announcement is kind of like one of those eye trick images where you see either a vase or the outline of two faces. Is it trying…

Kate Torgovnick/ | February 23, 2010 - 2:20 pm

Vintage Christmas Commericals: Lucky Strike

Nothing says “Happy Holidays” like a carton of smokes, especially when it’s designed with Christmas greens and pine combs. So seasonal! As you can see in this black-and-white commercial,…

Wendy Atterberry | December 8, 2009 - 1:20 pm

Star Couplings: Would You Quit A Vice For Your Partner?

Nikki Reed of the Twilight Saga is quitting smoking for her boyfriend, Greek shipping heir Paris Latsis, who is also Paris Hilton’s ex. [Daily Fill] — If John DeVore can

Annika Harris | November 20, 2009 - 1:20 pm

Mind Of Man: I Can’t Change, But I’m Trying Anyway

You can’t change the one you love. Your significant other isn’t a fixer-upper that you can repaint, renovate, and redecorate to suit your whims. Loving someone for who they could…

John DeVore | November 4, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Smoking While Preggo May Make Your Baby Psycho

I know we all have “Mad Men” fever these days. On the off chance that you have become desensitized while watching Betty Draper suck those cancer sticks and throw back…

Ami Angelowicz | October 1, 2009 - 1:50 pm

What Do You Do If Your Boyfriend Becomes A Smoker?

My boyfriend just came back from a semester abroad in Paris — and he came back a smoker. I am not a smoker. Never have been, never will be. I…

Ali Jawin | June 12, 2009 - 6:30 pm

Should A Dude Blow Smoke Up Your Vag?

While men love it when we blow them, can women get blown, too? I’m talking literally — with smoke. That’s what I’ve been wondering on 4/20 (remember kids, don’t do…

Dr. V | April 20, 2009 - 4:30 pm

Star Couplings: If Uma Is Pregnant, She Probably Wouldn’t Be Doing This

Rumor has it, Uma Thurman is pregnant. [Perez Hilton]
Trouble is brewing between Hugh Hefner and his #1 girlfriend, Holly Madison, and she may be moving out of the mansion!

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 9, 2008 - 11:00 am

Style On The Street: Polly Wanna Cracker?

Wearing parrot-print dresses is cool. Smoking is not. This message provided by me and the Surgeon General. [Trender Bender]…

Catherine Strawn | July 17, 2008 - 6:00 pm

The Nookie Know-It-All: His Cigs And Your Cervix

“Can a woman get cervical cancer if a smoker routinely goes down on her?” — Paranoid About My Puffer, Houston, TX

There hasn’t been any real medical research to…

Sexpert Lindsay | June 13, 2008 - 1:00 pm

The Bad Girlfriend Hides Her Vices

When I was a teenager, I hid all of my vices from my mom and dad. My high school boyfriend snuck in and out of our house so they wouldn’t…

The Bad Girlfriend | May 29, 2008 - 1:00 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Humans Almost Disappeared, Another HPV Warning, And Pregnancy Cravings

A new gene study supports the theory that humans nearly went extinct 150,000 years ago, when the species was down to just 2,000 people. That’s the same number of people…

Catherine Strawn | April 28, 2008 - 11:30 am

The Daily Squeeze: Successfully Quit Smoking, See Elijah Wood Covered In Spaghetti, And More

Women who attempted to quit smoking before hitting the ovulation part of their cycle were more likely to smoke again than those trying to quit at other times. [BBC]…

Catherine Strawn | April 21, 2008 - 12:00 pm

Get Scared Into Aging Well

If you smoke, drink a little too much, or don’t wear sunscreen, you’re going to have a few more wrinkles than you would otherwise. But you knew that because you’ve…

Catherine Strawn | March 21, 2008 - 4:30 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