G.B. TrudeauDislike tobacco industry shills? That's a good sign for your lungs.A U.C. San Francisco study has revealed that young adults who deeply believe that the tobacco industry is composed of low-down, degenerate, gutless, slimy, watermelon-fucking sons of bitches are far less likely to smoke t ... More >>
According to a study appearing in this month's Pediatrics, medical scientists have now identified "thirdhand smoke," which is: a) What you get when the kid of somebody who smokes talks to your kid; b) Only possible through a Facebook widget, or; c) The trace chemicals from smoke that hang aro ... More >>
New research about young military recruits who smoke, drink, and screw too much.
A historic S.F. cigar shop in the Financial District gets complaints from sensitive nonsmokers working nearby
Thank You for Smoking's satire falls short of incendiary
A treasure trove of damning evidence against Big Tobacco has been unearthed at UCSF
Things we were obsessing about on Jan. 12, 2005
... the medical establishment doesn’t want you to have. Yet.
WARNING: Gov. Davis' plan to use tobacco lawsuit money to fill a budget gap is dangerous to our financial health
Two men square off over a woman in labor
How to invite people to a smoke-free party or handle an annoying cell-phone caller in a public bathroom
Tobacco industry documents expose an R.J. Reynolds marketing plan targeting S.F. gays and homeless people. Its name: Project SCUM.
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Document reveals new details on how tobacco companies target gays
Once-secret documents reveal the tobacco industry's battle to gut anti-smoking education in California. Former Assembly Speaker Willie Brown and former Gov. Pete Wilson helped.
Hype over the Laguna Honda bond issue hides some ugly facts
A longtime cigar nut examines the sudden crass commercialism of his favorite vice
Against the odds, a new group fights for smokers' rights