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Too Much Corruption in Government
"...recently read an article about Dan Morales and the tobacco lawsuit entitled "Dumb and Dapper: Dan Morales Spends His..."

Nov. 20, 2006 Postmarks

Reefer Madness
Big time drug policy pusher swoops in on Austin
"...so-called gateway theory. While she agreed that alcohol and tobacco are illegal for kids to possess or use, she..."

Nov. 3, 2006 News Column by Jordan Smith

The Rise of the Invisible Man
Can longshot Democrat Chris Bell ring up a miracle?
"...follow suit. Harold Nix, one of the Big Five tobacco lawyers for the state, held fire until his gut..."

Oct. 27, 2006 News Feature by Amy Smith

Day Trips
The Atkinson Candy Company of Lufkin still makes its delicious Chick-O-Sticks and Peanut Butter Bars the same way Grandpa did back in 1932
"...job as a machinist, he started distributing candy and tobacco products to stores to support his family. When a..."

Oct. 20, 2006 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Belles on Her Toes
Trying to shake Gene Tierney
"...with a buoyancy verging on weightlessness. Until John Ford's Tobacco Road finally reaches rental status, Technicolor trifles like Tierney's..."

Oct. 6, 2006 Screens Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Page Two: Tearing It Up
Tearing It Up: Smart, committed, and usually the funniest person in the room, Ann Richards kicked down doors and prepared us all for the future
"...Hour Representing Shopping Mall Developers, Weapons Makers, and Big Tobacco" was the copy on the Chronicle's Oct. 24, 1997,..."

Sept. 22, 2006 Column by Louis Black

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Our readers talk back.
"...death, nor does it share the addictive properties of tobacco. Like any drug, marijuana can be harmful if abused,..."

July 28, 2006 Column

Health Has Little to Do With Drug Laws
"...death, nor does it share the addictive properties of tobacco. Like any drug, marijuana can be harmful if abused,..."

July 24, 2006 Postmarks

Naked City
Headlines and Happenings from Austin and Beyond
"...cleaning products, radon (common in basements), candles, incense, and tobacco smoke. He added that some popular ion-generating air purifiers..."

July 14, 2006 News Feature

Property Comes First
Tax plan progress?
"...There were other skirmishes. Democrats asked to carry the tobacco tax bill – Senators Judith Zaffirini of Laredo and..."

May 5, 2006 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

Point Austin: Low Expectations
Not much reason to believe that the Lege will do right by Texas students
"...and his Democratic accountant-for-hire, John Sharp, although constructed with tobacco smoke and mirrors and a hunk of borrowed cash..."

April 14, 2006 News Column by Michael King

Answering to a Higher Power
"...more about profit than the well-being of the individual. Tobacco, alcohol, and pharmaceuticals account for almost a full quarter..."

April 3, 2006 Postmarks

Weed Watch
Rowdy West Coast Raid; and Poll Indicates Populace is Mellowing About Pot
"...has his prohibition-loving way, no drugs – aside from tobacco, alcohol, and the cornucopia of pharmaceuticals, of course –..."

March 31, 2006 News Feature by Jordan Smith

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"...On the streets, we know the truth: Alcohol, tobacco, and pharmaceuticals are definitely more harmful, both to the..."

March 17, 2006 Column

Alcohol More Harmful Than Marijuana
"...Editor, On the streets, we know the truth: Alcohol, tobacco, and pharmaceuticals are definitely more harmful, both to the..."

March 14, 2006 Postmarks

The Common Law
Courtroom conduct and etiquette – can my clothes get me in trouble?
"...mostly set out a list of activities (chewing gum, tobacco, etc.) that are prohibited in the courtroom...."

Feb. 3, 2006 Column by Luke Ellis

The Common Law
Dos and don'ts of courtroom conduct
"...rule states that in courtrooms, there shall be no tobacco used, no chewing gum is allowed (by either a..."

Jan. 27, 2006 Column by Luke Ellis

The Common Law
Austin smoking ordinance – what's the skinny?
"...terms), 25% of all hotel or motel rooms, retail tobacco stores, bingo facilities, and fraternal organizations...."

Jan. 20, 2006 Column by Luke Ellis

Blue Lines to White Sheets
Top 10 local stories
"...jury is out on the ultimate effects – with anti-tobacco activists Onward Austin facing off against smokers' rightists Keep..."

Jan. 6, 2006 News Feature

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"...In a nation with thriving alcohol and tobacco industries, it is absurd that any responsible adult must..."

Dec. 9, 2005 Column

Cannabis Prohibition Must End
"...as well. In a nation with thriving alcohol and tobacco industries, it is absurd that any responsible adult must..."

Dec. 5, 2005 Postmarks

Too Smart for Kinky
"...behaves like a leader. One who speaks sensibly, discourages tobacco use, has a record of public service, has participated..."

Nov. 15, 2005 Postmarks

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...is anti-labor and anti-community, and soliciting strategists from the tobacco industry and at least three separate former presidential campaigns...."

Nov. 4, 2005 News Feature

Mr. Smarty Pants Knows
Texas cities claim four of the seven top spots in per capita daily driving in the whole world
"...some time in their life, compared to 32% of tobacco users, 23% of opiate users, and 15% of alcohol..."

Sept. 30, 2005 Column by Mr. Smarty Pants

TIFF Notes
What I took away from the Toronto International Film Festival
"...film is a funny and sympathetic portrait of a tobacco lobbyist played by Aaron Eckhart, who hasn't had a..."

Sept. 23, 2005 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

911, We've Got a Smoker
Austin's new smoking ordinance takes effect today
"...While SIPPO's excepting of hotel rooms, retail tobacco stores, nursing homes, and bingo parlors didn't exactly seem..."

Sept. 2, 2005 Music Feature by Darcie Stevens

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...one complex. Agents with the federal Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms and Explosives seized Neely-Otts' bank records, which showed..."

Aug. 12, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Luv Doc Recommends: The Greencards
Saxon Pub, Friday, July 29, 2005
"...have to blacken their lungs with something other than tobacco smoke. That’s not an easy thing to do –..."

July 29, 2005 Column by The Luv Doc

Hustle
The 1975 film 'Hustle' is a great modern love story disguised as a neo-noir police procedural. Largely unappreciated at the time of its release, the situation has not improved greatly if we are to judge by this no-frills DVD release.
"...his Southern stomping grounds to examine the legacy of tobacco production and what it has meant to the state..."

July 8, 2005 Screens Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

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"...If alleged music-lovers have prioritized their need to consume tobacco over their need to consume music, then why not..."

May 27, 2005 Column

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