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DISQUS Doodlings – “Right wing populists want to kill us all”

Yeah, Lloyd (once again) is rather unhappy that many people don’t agree They cry “freedom” for them to smoke, drink, drive really fast and fry the planet. Everyone else, get out of the way…Everywhere it seems that the definition of “freedom” is changing; it is now the freedom for white men to smoke and drink …

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Keene City Council Bans Sale of Nicotine Products

Last Thursday Keene City Councilors met and decided they know better. No one is surprised. Outraged, yes. But not surprised. Effective immediately it is illegal to sell any product with nicotine to anyone under the age of 21. That includes vaping products.

Dover NH Bans 18-20 Year Olds in Possession of Tobacco from their Plantation

Yesterday Dover, New Hampshire raised the age for buying tobacco products to 21. So, beware to anyone under 21 in possession of tobacco. If you wander onto the Dover plantation, you’ll be breaking the law. The Garrison City will become the first municipality in the state to raise the age to legally possess, use and …

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Black Market Bloomberg

New York City Mayor Mike ‘Big Gulp’ Bloomberg has proposed raising the smoking age in New York City from 18 to 21 years of age.  A companion proposal would hike the price of a pack of cigarettes to more than ten dollars per pack, presumably to a) convince more people to quit and b) recover …

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Gun Control is about Obama’s Political Agenda, not Saving Lives

President Obama says, “If it only saves one life….” Then he promotes gun restrictions that will kill more law abiding Americans than they save. If it were really his goal, President Obama could do many things that actually save lives. Closing the border and removing the incentives for people to come or stay here illegally …

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