Apart from being annoying, these anti-smoking TV commercials are flat out bullshit

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  1. Phan Neepack

    Phan Neepack Well-Known Member

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    1 in 5 of ALL deaths in the U.S. Are smoking related???? .... 20% of everyone that dies in America did so as a direct result of cigarettes!!??..... Nonsense !!

    I dislike second hand smoke as much as the next guy, but those figures are absolute, unmitigated horseshit ...

    Why yank everyone's chain just to get your point across??
     
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    Great example provided.
     
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    Can you even count to 5?
     
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    its the same nontolerant leftwingnutz that say & do anything to justify their cult...ex. man made climate change
     
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    stripes Active Member Banned User

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    ecigs are being banned because it looks like smoking
     
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    gwartney Unafilliated Gold

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    Too bad they offer evidence and you just offer opinion.

    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. QuickStats: Number of Deaths from 10 Leading Causes—National Vital Statistics System, United States, 2010. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report 2013: 62(08);155[accessed 2014 Feb 6]. http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm6208a8.htm?s_cid=mm6208a8_w

    U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The Health Consequences of Smoking—50 Years of Progress. A Report of the Surgeon General. Atlanta: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Office on Smoking and Health, 2014 http://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/data_statistics/sgr/50th-anniversary/index.htm
     
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    Second hand smoke doezz not kill people...
     
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    And what about alcohol related vehicular fatalities ?
    Ban alcohol would we as a society go to shit you betcha
     
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    If that is the case why is it that I've never known a non-smoker who died of a smoke related illness? I'm almost 40. Shouldn't I have seen it at least once by now?
     
  13. Phan Neepack

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    :rolleyes: Lazy, fat fuck

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    If you LIVE with a smoker, or work in a 'smoking' environment, then possibly .... But MOST don't.... There is ZERO chance that 1 out of every 5 deaths can be attributed to smoking tobacco products ...Z-E-R-O
     
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    These commercials imply you'll drop dead after one puff. My grandpa smokes unfiltered Kings for 50+ years. He died of pneumonia.
     
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    Dana Reeves

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    Boons.

     
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    [video=youtube;DcVQ3nnZAFM]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DcVQ3nnZAFM[/video][video=youtube;22jcBvUx3Sw]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=22jcBvUx3Sw[/video]
     
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    Whoa. You do? :jerk: