Cigarettes

Culture

How Australia's Ban on Nicotine Vape Spawned a Thriving Black Market

Vape juice that contains nicotine is supposedly illegal. But thanks to loopholes in legislation it's everywhere.
Sam Nichols
4.23.19
conspiracy throeries

Meet the People Who Believe Cigarettes Are Healthy

“It may be counter to anything you’ve heard before, but just like everything—they lie.”
Sam Nichols
1.18.19
Our Blessed Year

My Top Ten Addictions of 2018

From the internet to coconut La Croix to cancelling plans.
Eve Peyser
1.1.19
vaping

A Deep Dive into Juul's Bizarre Plan to Teach Students About Vaping

This is embarrassing.
Allie Conti
11.5.18
Skateboarding

A Brief History of Skateboarders Smoking Cigarettes While Skateboarding

Looking back on a (mostly) unfortunate trend.
Hanson O'Haver
5.7.18
bad habits

A Love Letter to the Smoke Break

It’s the best part of the worst habit.
Coty Levandoski
2.1.18
Health

HIV Probably Won't Kill You, but Smoking Will

HIV-positive people smoke at more than twice the rate of the general population. Doctors say smoking now presents a greater risk to them than HIV itself.
Benjamin Adams
12.4.17
environment

BC Fracking May Be Exposing Pregnant Women to a Carcinogen, Study Says

Urine tests suggest higher than normal levels of a benzene near shale gas fields.
Sarah Berman
11.21.17
Smoking

I Took the Internet's Worst Advice on How to Quit Smoking Cigarettes

I temporarily lost $2,000, and now have 20 pounds of clementines.
Alex Norcia
10.5.17
let the dogs out

Dogs Who Live With Smokers Are More Likely to Die Younger

Dogs from smokers' homes showed signs of DNA damage.
Knvul Sheikh
9.27.17
prison

We Asked Prisoners What They Think of the UK's Prison Smoking Ban

"Try and come down hard on me and I'll terrorise the screws all day and all night."
Anonymous
9.2.17
Comics!

'Tapas,' Today's Comic by Ida Eva Neverdahl

From fending off creepy guys to seeing the world through the eyes of a cat, our heroine has some awkward and odd encounters.
Ida Eva Neverdahl
7.18.17
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