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Response to LuckyCharms (Reply #60)

Thu Aug 15, 2019, 02:10 AM

72. Some people hate smokers - and former smokers, too.

They can't stand the idea that smokers are quitting painlessly with e-cigs, and in fact many enjoy vaping better than they ever liked smoking. Sure, these people want smokers to quit, as long as they're miserable when they do it. Seeing a former smoker enjoying a vape just makes them just seethe with rage.

I remember when the problem was secondhand smoke, which is legitimate since it really does affect other people. That's all been forgotten, I guess, and now its OMG nicotine is bad bad bad! I've even seen people claim to believe nicotine causes cancer. What idiocy.

And then people get worked up over crap like the story in the OP, which says a lot of nothing.

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