April 25, 2012

Child v parent

A tactic used increasingly by the anti-smoker lobby is to deploy children as a weapon to induce additional guilt on the smoker and outrage on the […]
April 19, 2012

In the child’s interest?

Last week, I had the dubious pleasure of locking horns with a Prof. John Crowne on live radio. We debated (if that’s the word) twice on […]
April 18, 2012

The best of Belgium

Did you know that there is a “Minister for Small Business” by the name of John Perry? Under the heading “Black economy poses threat to 250k […]
April 17, 2012

Sweet Dreams

“Ireland has led the way on smoking restrictions and the rest of the World followed,” boasted Prof John Crowne (Senator) last week. I could add with […]
April 13, 2012

European revolution?

In a much earlier piece I gathered information from all across Europe on the status of smoking there, for the purposes of choosing a holiday destination. […]