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Old 05-03-2021, 01:11 PM   #351 (permalink)
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On the bright side I'll never have to worry about bumming the wrong kind of cigarette. Menthols really are nasty.
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Old 05-03-2021, 02:19 PM   #352 (permalink)
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On the bright side I'll never have to worry about bumming the wrong kind of cigarette. Menthols really are nasty.
I always hated them too. Like smoking a thin mint except it's not slightly delicious.
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Old 05-03-2021, 02:51 PM   #353 (permalink)
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at some point one of you guys are going to have to run at least a Google search on this

menthols are proven more likely to hook young smokers and are probably a bit more toxic

I got curious about a year ago as to why people smoke the cig brands they do
I think you explained it very clearly.

It's a more toxic cigarette marketed towards black people like they're trying to make money off of hurting black people.

The ban is kind of stupid in the grand scheme of things but if they don't get why a black health organization would want to ban it they're kind of dumb. I'd push a campaign to inform people rather than a ban but that's me. Not just on the racist marketing of that cigarette but also the way they manipulated women to smoke through the feminist movement.
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Old 05-03-2021, 07:02 PM   #354 (permalink)
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I just want my candy cigarettes.
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Old 05-03-2021, 10:33 PM   #355 (permalink)
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I think you explained it very clearly.

It's a more toxic cigarette marketed towards black people like they're trying to make money off of hurting black people.

The ban is kind of stupid in the grand scheme of things but if they don't get why a black health organization would want to ban it they're kind of dumb. I'd push a campaign to inform people rather than a ban but that's me. Not just on the racist marketing of that cigarette but also the way they manipulated women to smoke through the feminist movement.
I'm honestly not aware of whatever racist marketing you're referring to. I very rarely see cigs advertised except at gas stations whether it has the brand and the price.

In the grand scheme of things I truly don't give a **** whether menthols are banned just like I dont give a **** whether ar15s are banned.... I just think it's bad politics and will make him less popular.
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Old 05-03-2021, 10:57 PM   #356 (permalink)
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I'm honestly not aware of whatever racist marketing you're referring to. I very rarely see cigs advertised except at gas stations whether it has the brand and the price.

In the grand scheme of things I truly don't give a **** whether menthols are banned just like I dont give a **** whether ar15s are banned.... I just think it's bad politics and will make him less popular.
He's obviously talking about it's historical marketing but if you really want to know then google it, bitch.

Yeah, it is stupid though. How are we supposed to have a working class revolution with out assault rifles and menthols? With hand guns and Virginia Slims looking like a bunch of pansies?
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Old 05-04-2021, 01:14 AM   #357 (permalink)
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I don't care enough to Google it. You guys should explain it to me since you know so much about it. Otherwise I'll just stay ignorant lol I really dgaf
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Old 05-04-2021, 02:18 AM   #358 (permalink)
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I don't, I'm just going off of what elph said.
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Old 05-04-2021, 02:34 AM   #359 (permalink)
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That's your first mistake comrade
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Old 05-04-2021, 04:23 AM   #360 (permalink)
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He's obviously talking about it's historical marketing but if you really want to know then google it, bitch.

Yeah, it is stupid though. How are we supposed to have a working class revolution with out assault rifles and menthols? With hand guns and Virginia Slims looking like a bunch of pansies?
Derringers and Virginia Slims.

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