New Tobacco Ad Campaign Ignores Black...

New Tobacco Ad Campaign Ignores Black Media, Causes Court Battle

There are 7 comments on the NewsOne story from Feb 18, 2014, titled New Tobacco Ad Campaign Ignores Black Media, Causes Court Battle. In it, NewsOne reports that:

A settlement between the big three American tobacco companies and the federal government requires executives to produce an ad campaign that reveals the harmful health effects of tobacco use and admissions that representatives knowingly lied about its dangers.

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Spotted World

#1 Feb 19, 2014
Why waste time giving people cancer when they are a cancer to society?
Drilling for the nerve

Rochester, NY

#2 Feb 20, 2014
Sounds like another "Blame Whitey" campaign, in which case it's already covered by the Blame Whitey Blanket.

For those of you who may not know, the Blame Whitey Blanket stretches from today, all the way back to the exploration of west Africa and it covers everything in between.

Exploration of west Africa - 1400s? 1500s?
Article date - Feb 18, 2014
Today's date - 02/20/14
Drilling for the nerve

Rochester, NY

#3 Feb 20, 2014
Aside from that, the article references Al Jazeera 4 times. Pretty much tells you every thing you need to know about Topix roboblogger and NewsOne.
Cordwainer Trout

Elizabethtown, KY

#4 Feb 20, 2014
A third major long term health study has shown that second hand smoke caused absolutely no health concerns for non-smokers. The largest World Health Organization study actually showed a benefit to children raised in smoking homes. Statistically, the children were buffered against cancers.

So, when are the government and anti-smoking zealots going to apologize for their own misinformation and hyperbole over time?
Smokey the bear

Terre Haute, IN

#5 Feb 20, 2014
Smoking is bad for you! If you smoke please STOP! I hope it's not to late! Good Health.....
Cordwainer Trout

Elizabethtown, KY

#6 Feb 20, 2014
Breathing urban air is much more unhealthy than smoking tobacco. Please stop breathing!
Smokey the bear

Terre Haute, IN

#7 Feb 20, 2014
We're screwed!

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