How many of us are tobacco users?
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April 14th, 2007 12:10 PM
April 14th, 2007 12:24 PM
Nope. Not at all.
I'm too focused on my health to smoke or anything else with tobacco.
April 14th, 2007 12:30 PM
i smoke cigarettes, but rarely, maybe less than a pack a month.
April 14th, 2007 12:32 PM
1951 - 2011
Hello. Yes. I smoke cheap cigars.
April 14th, 2007 12:46 PM
April 14th, 2007 01:03 PM
Pack and a half for thirty years, but now I GOTTA quit.
After my surgery last week, the respiratory Doc was going to send me home dragging an oxygen bottle behind me.
I'm a child of the 60's, but I got over it.
April 14th, 2007 01:09 PM
No Category for Never Did...
Don't smoke, except for a pipe...a couple of times...in college...in the 60's...but I didn't inhale...
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April 14th, 2007 01:12 PM
Never met my paternal Grandfather because he died of lung cancer before I was born.
That was enough to keep me off it.
April 14th, 2007 01:35 PM
I smoke the occasional good cigar..........got a bunch of Cubans still left. also like the Dominicans.
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April 14th, 2007 02:08 PM
The only thing I've ever smoked is Privates... :)
Seriously, never used it never will.
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April 14th, 2007 02:17 PM
Fortunately I never started on cigarettes, but I do get an occasional hankering (maybe half-a-dozen times a year... ) for a good cigar.
"I surrounded 'em"- Alvin York
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April 14th, 2007 02:36 PM
Weak willed guy here! Used to smoke cigs but been on pipe for longer than I care to remember.
Stupid habit - I know that but sad to say I enjoy it.
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April 14th, 2007 02:48 PM
I smoked for 10 years, heavily. Started when I joined the Corps, quit when I got married. Took up snuff for a while and quit that when my daughter was born 6 1/2 years ago.
Quitting smoking was the hardest thing I have ever done in my life. Boot camp, deployment, triathlon, college, you name it; nothing has challenged me more than that. Snuff was easier to quit, 'cause I never really liked it that much anyway and I already knew how to beat the addiction, having given up smoking a few yers prior to starting on snuff.
I feel for anyone who is trying to quit, 'cause i know how hard it is.
When you've got 'em by the balls, their hearts & minds will follow. Semper Fi.
April 14th, 2007 03:16 PM
I'm with Team America. Every great once in a while I get the urge to puff on a cigar.
I smoked for about a week my senior year of high school. I was stressed (and cigarettes were prescribed by doctor's at one point in time for stress). I didn't even finish the pack before I threw them out.
I also smoked a couple times when John was deployed. But I've never been addicted. When I'm done, I'm done and don't even look at them again for about three or four months.
My brother got me to smoke cigars when I lived with him in Florida. Every other weekend or so we'd sit in his garage and puff on cheap cigars so every couple of months I'll get a little nostalgic and buy some cigars.
I have to say that the looks on people's faces when they find out that I smoke cheap cigars is pretty priceless. No one ever expects it from me. I guess it's not the "lady" thing to do.. Oh well, neither is shooting to some.
April 14th, 2007 03:43 PM
Less than 10 cigars a year but, yes, that makes me a smoker. Throw in a nice single-malt with it and I'm oh, so happy. :)
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