Tobacco

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
vaping

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

This is embarrassing.
Allie Conti
11.5.18
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
Drugs

Meet the 17-Year-Old Getting Rich Dealing Snus Illegally

In Finland, the black market for Swedish tobacco is worth almost £45 million a year. With the support of his parents, Niklas is cashing in too.
Sara Silvennoinen
6.16.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Teens Don't Party Like They Used to, Study Says

The number of teenagers using drugs, drinking, or smoking is at the lowest it's been since 1990.
Lauren Messman
12.13.16
tech

Why Grover Norquist Won’t Stop Fighting for Your Right to Vape

"Vapers spend more time vaping than people in monasteries spend praying. It's hours in the day. You're telling all your friends, and some jerk politician is going to come screw with you?"
Hanson O'Haver
10.4.16
News

​Justin Trudeau’s Government Is Moving to Regulate Your Vaporizer

*tips fedora* The vape renaissance is over.
Jake Kivanc
9.28.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Today's Teenagers Are Smoking and Drinking Less Than Their Parents Did

Teenagers are smoking far less and drinking alcohol at almost half the rate as they were in 2002.
VICE Staff
9.10.16
first-person shooter

Family-Friendly Photos of Life on a Tobacco Farm

For this week's First-Person Shooter, we handed off two cameras to the fourth-generation owner of a mid-sized tobacco farm in South Carolina. Smoke up!
Julian Master
8.27.16
Photo

Here's What British Women Keep in Their Handbags

Some sweeping generalisations about the UK based on the contents of its women's handbags – in the form of a photo series.
Chloe Orefice
8.11.16
Health

I Tried a Bunch of Alternative Therapies to Finally Quit Smoking

I tried to hate them by chain smoking, then I tried to ditch them with acupuncture, hypnotherapy, and some weird herbal things. I still smoke.
Sam Nichols
5.20.16
Health

We Asked Smokers if They Would Pay $33 for a Pack of Cigarettes

Australian smokers are set to pay about $33 USD for a packet of cigarettes by 2020. We asked some of Melbourne's smokers if that was reason enough to quit.
David Allegretti
5.10.16
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