Smoke-free act could help save lives,...

Smoke-free act could help save lives, proponent says

There are 2 comments on the Bluefield Daily Telegraph story from Feb 3, 2008, titled Smoke-free act could help save lives, proponent says. In it, Bluefield Daily Telegraph reports that:

“When outhouses were gone, we stopped the spread of some diseases immediately”

Not since West Virginia pulled the plug on an old Appalachian mainstay - the outdoor toilet - has anything enhanced the general public health as dramatically as banning second-hand tobacco smoke in public ... via Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Join the discussion below, or Read more at Bluefield Daily Telegraph.



#1 Feb 3, 2008
Ms Mickey is absolutely right. We must ban indoor smoking at all costs to our convenience no matter where. The next generations will laugh at our hesitation to not ban be it bars or anywhere except the great outdoors.
ticked off

Charleston, WV

#2 Mar 24, 2010
You know, I am a smoker, however I do have respet for the non-smokers. But when you guys start taking OUR rights away, that's just ticks me off! Half the people who go to bars smoke. It goes together like peanut butter and jelly. Half of the anti smoking people don't even go to bars so why bitch about it?

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Institute Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
Create your own Forum (Jun '15) 23 hr Missy 4,198
Racists at WVU-State (Jan '13) Jul '16 noname 3
addiction? (May '14) May '14 angelamarie 1
News Special prosecutor appointed in Plants case (Mar '14) Mar '14 winner winner 18
Prison Talk (Oct '13) Mar '14 Joan 3
warning about cross lanes dominos (Jun '13) Jun '13 blackpower 2
News Short takes (Jun '13) Jun '13 Well now 1

Institute Jobs

More from around the web

Personal Finance

Institute Mortgages