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Re: Pollock stamp

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Christine Merriam (
Sat, 20 Feb 1999 15:10:49 -0700

I agree with you 100%
Kids do not need any more "role models who smoke"
My mother died of lung cancer 2 years ago, and my teenage daughter and I have
had major battles over her experimentation with smoking just to be cool.
I believe nicotine is the MOST ADDICTIVE DRUG in our society.


BluesTruth wrote:
> I have 2 teenage sons, and they see from the movies and/or on TV that
> smoking is Cool. After all, if that great actor of all actors-- BRAD PITT
> (ugly, isn't he?) smokes, why shouldn't they?!? Besides, only OLD people get
> cancer.
> Why should we give legitimacy to cigarettes? It's an addictive drug that
> should be banned from society! It's Poison. Pollock was an artist, and
> that's where all the attention should be focused. I don't want to give them
> free advertising. Phillip Morris has enough money.
> BT