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More Moral Than Other Folks and Willing to Give Away Their Money to Prove It
" business with than Camel, owned by R.J. Reynolds Tobacco, infamous for, among other things, subtle and not-so-subtle advertising..."

Sept. 17, 2007 Postmarks

Page Two: Free to Be You and Me
'Chronicle' letter-writers and the editors who love them: a field guide
" ads into the hands of small children and tobacco ads into the hands of saints and to champion..."

Aug. 3, 2007 Column by Louis Black

Naked City
"...price tag would be funded, in part, through additional tobacco taxes. President Bush and Republicans both promise to oppose..."

July 27, 2007 News Feature

Off the Record
"...Central Station in Pflugerville Wednesday. Contestants square off in tobacco chewing, watermelon-seed spitting, and line dancing (to the tune..."

July 20, 2007 Music Column by Austin Powell

TV Eye
Here's to Holly Hunter
"...then there's Earl (Leon Rippy, Deadwood). He's the long-haired, tobacco-chewing figure who falls into Grace's life when she hits..."

July 20, 2007 Screens Column by Belinda Acosta

The Common Law
Class-action lawsuit – what is it?
"...defective product (think asbestos, certain pharmaceutical drugs, breast implants, tobacco, etc.), it is common for the entire "class" of..."

June 29, 2007 Column by Luke Ellis

Waving Sen. Norm Coleman's Freak Flag
"...risk of lung cancer that far exceeds that of tobacco products. It would also make our transportation, schools and..."

June 27, 2007 News Post by Jordan Smith

Yummer Reading
"...from the Appalachian region, where she grew up among tobacco farmers, Kingsolver spent 25 years living and writing in..."

June 8, 2007 Food Feature by Claudia Alarcón

If You're a Viper
From 'La Cucaracha' to Snoop Dogg and Willie Nelson: P-O-T
"...get onstage and smoke a pipe with pot and tobacco mixed in it!'"..."

May 25, 2007 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Racism Alleged at TCEQ
Lawsuit filed by two former Texas Commission on Environmental Quality employees accuses agency of racial discrimination, contends agency denied them promotion because they are black.
"...conduct is like that of a bunch of mean, tobacco-chewing Klansmen laughing in their faces," Howard said...."

May 18, 2007 News Feature by Patricia J. Ruland

Home Cooking for Pets
"...and I found it employed tactics perfected by the tobacco industry to keep federal monitoring of their products down..."

May 14, 2007 Postmarks

Naked City
"...the FBI, and agents with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives were called to the Austin Women's..."

May 4, 2007 News Feature

Anton in Show Business
Jane Martin's Anton in Show Business satirically skewers everything in modern theatre, and the Vestige Group's production will have your cheeks sore from laughing
"...her Chekhov production depend on corporate support from big tobacco. (If you've ever hung out by a greenroom, you'd..."

April 27, 2007 Arts Review by Patti Hadad

'I Am Sullied – No More'
Col. Ted Westhusing chose death over dishonor in Iraq
"...Westhusing quit exercising, started chewing tobacco, and was increasingly withdrawn. His co-workers noted that he..."

April 27, 2007 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Oklahoma City Caused by Reno's Crimes
"...crimes that Janet Reno and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms committed in Waco 14 years ago...."

April 17, 2007 Postmarks

A Very National League Preview
Our own John Razook brings us his insights on the year ahead for MBL's National League
" stale beer, peanuts, leather, and Beech Nut chewing tobacco? Yeah, me too. It's baseball season, sports fans, and..."

April 5, 2007 Sports Post by John Razook

Aloha Marijuana
Legalizing pot could save money AND make money? Pinch me, I must be dreaming!
"...scheme similar to that used to control alcohol and tobacco, Hawaii could save up to $10 million per year..."

March 9, 2007 News Post by Jordan Smith

Wednesday Sleepers
The 'Chronicle' says see these SXSW acts directly afterwards
"...Rainbow, whose members go by aliases Power Pill Fist, Tobacco, and Fatherhummingbird, uses vintage instrumentation. Completing a remarkable collaboration..."

March 9, 2007 Music Feature

Naked City
"...Austin offices of the Drug Enforcement Administration and Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms – and officers made a string of..."

March 9, 2007 News Feature

Taking 'H' Off the Street
APD on a recent heroin ring bust.
"...Austin Drug Enforcement Administration and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms participated in the investigation and provided invaluable..."

March 5, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Lege Notes: Taser talk and more
Stories from under the pink granite dome
"...groups say only a small fraction of the state's tobacco settlement actually has gone to smoking-cessation programs, primarily in..."

March 2, 2007 News Column

Capitol Briefs
"...groups say only a small fraction of the state's tobacco settlement actually has gone to smoking-cessation programs, primarily in..."

March 2, 2007 News Feature

Clean Air Ellis Rides Again
Democratic dynamo has three unrelated measures in Lege grabbing attention for their ambitious attempts to reform Texas' air quality
"...all indoor workplaces and public facilities. Not surprisingly, the tobacco industry opposes the ban, but Warren said, "I'd be..."

Feb. 23, 2007 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Reefer Madness
North Dakota ag commissioner still waiting to hear from feds on whether they'll waive individual federal registration for qualified farmers who gain state approval to farm hemp; and hemp revolution seeds germinating in South Carolina
"...bolster the farm economy and provide an alternative to tobacco cultivation, and as a renewable fuel source (hemp can..."

Feb. 9, 2007 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Naked City
"...and again on Jan. 25; each time suspects took tobacco products – cigarettes and cigars – worth about $950..."

Feb. 9, 2007 News Feature

Day Trips
A replica of Mission San Francisco de los Tejas is the centerpiece of the Mission Tejas State Park north of Crockett
"...cone-shaped thatch huts surrounded by fields of maize, beans, tobacco, and squash. The eight tribes that made up the..."

Jan. 26, 2007 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

FronteraFest 2007: The lowdown
"..."The Dangers of Tobacco," by Anton Chekhov, translated by Paul Schmidt. A man...."

Jan. 12, 2007 Arts Feature

Naked City
"...• Oil giant ExxonMobil has engaged in tobacco-industry-style deception tactics to confuse the public about global warming,..."

Jan. 12, 2007 News Feature

The Out-of-Print VHS Titles You might never find on DVD
"...everyone in it quits smoking. The catch is evil tobacco execs want them to lose and do everything possible..."

Dec. 22, 2006 Screens Feature by Joe O'Connell

Frank 'The Fetus' Strikes Again
Seemingly undaunted by his failure to push through legislation in 2005 that sought to protect pharmacists of conscience from having to fill scrips for emergency contraceptives, Rep. Frank Corte, R-San Antonio, gears up his 2007 this-is-where-life-begins agenda
"...required postings, like restricting gun-toting in stores or selling tobacco to minors – some products just "warrant" efforts to..."

Dec. 1, 2006 News Feature by Jordan Smith

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