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40. you are right, but it is a nice diversion from war and illegal spying on it citizens /nt
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  -I smoke, get over it. Cleetus  Oct-14-07 06:31 PM   #0 
  - I'm with ya  greenbriar   Oct-14-07 06:35 PM   #1 
  - How dare you smoke in a smoking area when no one's around.  tyedyeto   Oct-14-07 06:35 PM   #2 
  - I'm over it...  adsosletter   Oct-14-07 06:37 PM   #3 
  - You, sir, are worse than Hitler.  Elrond Hubbard   Oct-14-07 06:38 PM   #4 
  - I quit, but I support your right to smoke  Yael   Oct-14-07 06:44 PM   #5 
  - assuming he is in a smoking section. Also, no where was it mentioned that the person who coughed  still_one   Oct-14-07 06:50 PM   #9 
     - I was coming from a once-ex-smoker position with that post  Yael   Oct-14-07 07:01 PM   #18 
        - That is a different issue, someone intentially trying to stir up trouble /nt  still_one   Oct-14-07 07:07 PM   #21 
  - I quit every night.  emilyg   Oct-14-07 06:47 PM   #6 
  - lol  againes654   Oct-15-07 02:46 PM   #73 
  - Several points, assuming you are in a smoking section, which most casinos are  still_one   Oct-14-07 06:47 PM   #7 
  - An interesting experiment:  Artiechoke   Oct-14-07 06:49 PM   #8 
  - Tobacco smoke rarely bothers me. I have, however, seen that behavior often.  TahitiNut   Oct-14-07 06:52 PM   #10 
  - Mind if I quote you?  Artiechoke   Oct-14-07 06:58 PM   #13 
  - No problem ... do it at your own risk, though. I can never tell how folks react.  TahitiNut   Oct-14-07 07:00 PM   #17 
  - Come on now. You expect asthmatics to have to wear masks when  pnwmom   Oct-14-07 07:56 PM   #49 
  - Read much? That's YOUR strawman. Play with him yourself.  TahitiNut   Oct-14-07 08:05 PM   #54 
     - Think much? Apparently not. n/t  pnwmom   Oct-14-07 09:38 PM   #60 
  - cigarette smoke provokes an athsma attack in me  Capn Sunshine   Oct-15-07 07:27 PM   #86 
  - didn't they have a "non smoking" section.?  sweets   Oct-14-07 06:54 PM   #11 
  - I am with you, however the OP seems to have left out if it was a smoking or non-smoking section  still_one   Oct-14-07 06:59 PM   #14 
     - This is Nevada, smoking OK where I was..  Cleetus   Oct-14-07 10:26 PM   #66 
  - i smoke too -- but i'm guessing she wanted your machine.  xchrom   Oct-14-07 06:56 PM   #12 
  - Bewildered by the smoking threads  Mike03   Oct-14-07 06:59 PM   #15 
  - I guess this is what happens when the debates begin 3 years before the actual  Yael   Oct-14-07 07:01 PM   #19 
  - Ah, but your bad habits don't get in anyone else's lungs or bloodstream. n/t  pnwmom   Oct-14-07 07:59 PM   #51 
     - Good point  Mike03   Oct-14-07 08:06 PM   #56 
  - right there with you, bud  ixion   Oct-14-07 06:59 PM   #16 
  - hey that happened to me once, almost identically 'cept for a change in locale  mark414   Oct-14-07 07:01 PM   #20 
  - ROFL... good for you  ixion   Oct-14-07 07:10 PM   #22 
  - and i don't even smoke anymore!  mark414   Oct-14-07 07:13 PM   #25 
  - In all honesty, why couldn't you just be polite and say you were there first  still_one   Oct-14-07 07:11 PM   #24 
     - because he did it on purpose  mark414   Oct-14-07 07:18 PM   #30 
        - I am just saying all you had to do is tell him you were here first. The profanity  still_one   Oct-14-07 07:24 PM   #35 
           - i don't think that there is any inherent "right to smoke"  mark414   Oct-14-07 07:29 PM   #38 
              - you are right, but it is a nice diversion from war and illegal spying on it citizens /nt  still_one   Oct-14-07 07:32 PM   #40 
  - you should have put it out on her face  JVS   Oct-14-07 07:11 PM   #23 
  - That is mighty nice of you. She didn't ask him not to smoke, and for all you know  still_one   Oct-14-07 07:16 PM   #28 
     - Then why did she sit next to him  Oeditpus Rex   Oct-14-07 07:55 PM   #48 
        - If she's anything like my mom, she'd probably sought out a particular kind of machine.  Shakespeare   Oct-15-07 02:38 PM   #70 
           - Maybe she was coughing because she was a smoker too?  Avabea   Oct-15-07 02:44 PM   #71 
  - That was pretty inconsiderate of you.  CT_Progressive   Oct-14-07 07:14 PM   #26 
  - "What a jerkwad."?  TahitiNut   Oct-14-07 07:18 PM   #31 
  - The reality is that smokers don't respect what they do to their own bodies  still_one   Oct-14-07 07:21 PM   #33 
  - It would appear she chose to be in the smoking section. He was within his rights  mondo joe   Oct-14-07 07:57 PM   #50 
  - Nobody cares.  Prisoner_Number_Six   Oct-14-07 07:15 PM   #27 
  - LOL, not a very major issue to get so bent out of shape over, is it /nt  still_one   Oct-14-07 07:17 PM   #29 
     - Not something I'm gonna have a hissy over.  Prisoner_Number_Six   Oct-14-07 07:24 PM   #34 
        - Funny though, I wouldn't be surprised if an issue like this was brought up before the Supreme Court  still_one   Oct-14-07 07:26 PM   #36 
  - Happens to me at the casino too..I just smoke away..I have always been  budibudinski   Oct-14-07 07:20 PM   #32 
  - No. Casinos will be the next target. It's about the only place left where smokers can smoke, so  in_cog_ni_to   Oct-14-07 07:42 PM   #44 
     - colorado casinos will be smoke-free jan. 1  kagehime   Oct-14-07 09:54 PM   #63 
  - It's presumably a place where you're allowed to smoke, so I don't see what her problem is.  impeachdubya   Oct-14-07 07:26 PM   #37 
  - California is a bell whether state. Of course I am bias since that's where I live  still_one   Oct-14-07 07:30 PM   #39 
     - I can't speak for, say, the Indian Casinos or card clubs, but all bars are now non-smoking in CA.  impeachdubya   Oct-14-07 07:40 PM   #43 
        - Cool /nt  still_one   Oct-14-07 07:45 PM   #45 
  - I am extremely pro-smoking restrictions, BUT  hlthe2b   Oct-14-07 07:35 PM   #41 
  - Was there a non-smoking section in this casino?  RPM   Oct-14-07 07:36 PM   #42 
  - I'm an ex-smoker, so I'll defer to Bill Hicks on this one:  Tafiti   Oct-14-07 07:48 PM   #46 
  - that's what I thought of as well,  anarch   Oct-15-07 02:55 PM   #76 
     - "I saw this old man smoking a cigarette one day so I went up to him...  primate1   Oct-15-07 03:05 PM   #77 
  - "I smoke, get over it."  durrrty libby   Oct-14-07 07:55 PM   #47 
  - Fucking disgusting.  Blue-Jay   Oct-14-07 08:02 PM   #53 
     - Of course you are correct. I forgot.Go for the gusto. Do it unfiltered  durrrty libby   Oct-14-07 08:23 PM   #58 
  - lol. Those controlling the agenda don't have to get over it. Tax hike please.  IndianaJones   Oct-14-07 08:00 PM   #52 
  - In Minnesota, casinos are the last place where you can smoke inside  dflprincess   Oct-14-07 08:06 PM   #55 
  - .It is about where this woman chose to sit. If my choice was to sit beside a person who  budibudinski   Oct-14-07 09:00 PM   #59 
  - She should have sat elsewhere....  emdee   Oct-14-07 08:09 PM   #57 
  - You're assuming it wasn't a no-smoking section. n/t  pnwmom   Oct-14-07 09:45 PM   #62 
  - Yes, I am. nt  emdee   Oct-15-07 07:07 PM   #80 
  - Wow. A NORMAL ex-smoker.  in_cog_ni_to   Oct-14-07 10:21 PM   #65 
     - Sure thing. nt  emdee   Oct-15-07 07:10 PM   #81 
  - So were you in a smoking section or not? Cause that IS relevant. n/t  pnwmom   Oct-14-07 09:44 PM   #61 
  - When smokers smoke anywhere in a building, the whole building stinks of smoke.  Oregonian   Oct-14-07 10:01 PM   #64 
  - .  Lautremont   Oct-14-07 11:02 PM   #67 
  - I was nominally involved in the campaign to ban indoor smoking in NM  abq e streeter   Oct-14-07 11:29 PM   #68 
  - One reason I hate casinos: the smoke  kwassa   Oct-15-07 02:34 PM   #69 
  - The last bastion of indoor smoking in Oklahoma. The smokers' Masada.  triguy46   Oct-15-07 02:54 PM   #75 
  - if we made it illegal. most people who now condemn you would have sympathy for you.  lionesspriyanka   Oct-15-07 02:45 PM   #72 
  - Nice post, Smokey  BlueDogDemocratNH   Oct-15-07 02:47 PM   #74 
  - This happened to me all the time  lost-in-nj   Oct-15-07 03:10 PM   #78 
  - I smoke too. Yet as I believe the responsibility...  LanternWaste   Oct-15-07 03:10 PM   #79 
  - ah, the Rob Riener method  Neo   Oct-15-07 07:14 PM   #82 
  - I would have lit a 2nd one and offered it to her...  RetroLounge   Oct-15-07 07:16 PM   #83 
  - So, if there were that many machines around that weren't being used  TK421   Oct-15-07 07:20 PM   #84 
  - Yeah Sure Pol Pot!  Southpawkicker   Oct-15-07 07:22 PM   #85 

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