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Dorian Gray Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Oct-04-07 02:30 PM
Response to Reply #4
7. That's personal choice....
Smoking is also banned in my household, but not because the government told me that it had to be so!
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  -A ban on smoking in the home??? Cyrano  Oct-04-07 02:20 PM   #0 
  - The tobacco Nazis know no bounds, it seems.  TahitiNut   Oct-04-07 02:23 PM   #1 
  - I've heard it mentioned before.  ceile   Oct-04-07 02:26 PM   #2 
  - It's not a slippery slope issue, either.  rucky   Oct-04-07 02:26 PM   #3 
  - No sex in the house either  againes654   Oct-04-07 02:29 PM   #5 
     - that's the excuse  GTRMAN   Oct-04-07 02:36 PM   #21 
        - My wife has too many to even list  Fuzz   Oct-04-07 03:18 PM   #34 
           - ha, no kidding!!  GTRMAN   Oct-04-07 03:21 PM   #37 
  - Smoking has been banned in my house for years, and I'm a smoker.  dkofos   Oct-04-07 02:28 PM   #4 
  - That's personal choice....  Dorian Gray   Oct-04-07 02:30 PM   #7 
  - and I don't use a microwave...  rucky   Oct-04-07 02:31 PM   #9 
  - Did you make that decision yourself or  Arkansas Granny   Oct-04-07 02:31 PM   #10 
  - I had help, but not from the govt.  dkofos   Oct-04-07 02:34 PM   #15 
     - petticoat government...  alcibiades_mystery   Oct-04-07 02:36 PM   #19 
  - Me too...I smoke, but never in the house  alcibiades_mystery   Oct-04-07 02:35 PM   #16 
  - One day they will go to far  Marrah_G   Oct-04-07 02:30 PM   #6 
  - Exposing children to tobacco smoke should be considered totally inappropriate.  L. Coyote   Oct-04-07 02:30 PM   #8 
  - Not all smokers have kids  Marrah_G   Oct-04-07 02:32 PM   #13 
  - I'm in favor of banning making your children drink with you too!  L. Coyote   Oct-04-07 02:36 PM   #20 
  - If we're so concerned about children, maybe we could ban SUVs, as  coalition_unwilling   Oct-04-07 04:00 PM   #44 
     - And while we're at it, let's ban attached garages.  Sinistrous   Oct-04-07 04:49 PM   #48 
  - But the government should NOT tell you what to do in your  Clark2008   Oct-04-07 02:38 PM   #23 
  - Ummm, War on Drugs ring a bell? nt  Romulox   Oct-04-07 02:49 PM   #28 
  - So should stuffing them with fat and sugar!!  Breeze54   Oct-04-07 03:20 PM   #36 
  - Should children be exposed to the outdoors?  Beelzebud   Oct-05-07 11:29 AM   #53 
  - I draw the line there.  backscatter712   Oct-04-07 02:32 PM   #11 
  - I heard it was proposed for apartment homes  texastoast   Oct-04-07 02:32 PM   #12 
  - Lots of landlords don't allow smoking.  Marrah_G   Oct-04-07 02:33 PM   #14 
  - It's the Nanny DLCers running amuck!!  Breeze54   Oct-04-07 02:35 PM   #17 
  - it was proposed in Belmont  musette_sf   Oct-04-07 02:36 PM   #18 
  - One reason people buy houses (and most condos are bought) is so that what your  sinkingfeeling   Oct-04-07 03:00 PM   #32 
  - It's for RENTERS...  SoCalDem   Oct-04-07 02:38 PM   #22 
  - Pssstt... the new No. 1 killer of Americans is caused  Clark2008   Oct-04-07 02:40 PM   #24 
  - Actually, the #1 killer of men and women is HEART DISEASE  Romulox   Oct-04-07 02:48 PM   #27 
     - The #1 killer of men & women is  SoCalDem   Oct-04-07 02:51 PM   #29 
  - It does seem to penalize the poor.  OnionPatch   Oct-04-07 06:35 PM   #49 
     - or racing out to their cars every few hours..and hoping a cop  SoCalDem   Oct-04-07 06:46 PM   #50 
  - That would have been heaven to me when I was a kid  Warpy   Oct-04-07 02:44 PM   #25 
  - I grew up addicted to nicotine because of second hand smoke  Romulox   Oct-04-07 02:46 PM   #26 
  - How many of you have lived next to an apartment full of smokers?  jgraz   Oct-04-07 02:54 PM   #30 
  - Don't forget the putrid hotel rooms they leave behind. nt  Romulox   Oct-04-07 03:18 PM   #35 
  - Quite true.  spoony   Oct-04-07 03:27 PM   #39 
     - Well, to be honest, second-hand fat CAN be a problem  jgraz   Oct-04-07 03:33 PM   #40 
  - Oh, heck, let's just shoot EVERYBODY  Buns_of_Fire   Oct-04-07 02:56 PM   #31 
  - Good luck enforcing that one ...  dbaker41   Oct-04-07 03:15 PM   #33 
  - Can we at least make them shut their windows?  starroute   Oct-04-07 03:25 PM   #38 
  - couldn't apts have smoking bldgs and non-smoking...  RainDog   Oct-04-07 03:46 PM   #43 
  - We smoke outside  Mythsaje   Oct-04-07 03:39 PM   #41 
  - Perhaps the tobacco industry WANTS a prohibition?  Donnachaidh   Oct-04-07 03:41 PM   #42 
  - Is tobacco a legal product, or is it not?  WinkyDink   Oct-04-07 04:05 PM   #45 
  - Tobacco is far more harmful than pot but I don't see you raising the same fuss  Toots   Oct-04-07 04:29 PM   #46 
  - I smoke outside  EvilAL   Oct-04-07 04:36 PM   #47 
  - As a smoker  4_TN_TITANS   Oct-05-07 11:23 AM   #51 
  - The tobacco police just won't stop. We gave them an inch and  Cleita   Oct-05-07 11:28 AM   #52 
 

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