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.
Meet the People Who Believe Cigarettes Are Healthy
“It may be counter to anything you’ve heard before, but just like everything—they lie.”
Our Blessed Year
My Top Ten Addictions of 2018
From the internet to coconut La Croix to cancelling plans.
A Deep Dive into Juul's Bizarre Plan to Teach Students About Vaping
This is embarrassing.
A Brief History of Skateboarders Smoking Cigarettes While Skateboarding
Looking back on a (mostly) unfortunate trend.
A Love Letter to the Smoke Break
It’s the best part of the worst habit.
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.
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.
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.
let the dogs out
Dogs Who Live With Smokers Are More Likely to Die Younger
Dogs from smokers' homes showed signs of DNA damage.
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."
'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