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Patrick Swayze Still Smoking Despite Cancer

Posted by Veronica Santiago Categories: Movies, Photos, Editorials,

Although I first saw this photo last week, I have grown increasingly more angry over the past few days.  Please someone tell me—why is still smoking?

Even though the actor was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in late January, this picture of him lighting up was taken just seven days ago.  Smoking is believed to be one of the possible risk factors behind the disease.

Patrick Swayze

Let’s hope Swayze is really doing all he can to fight this illness.

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Geeky Yet Cool: The Circuit Board Cigar Case

Posted by Lolita Beckwith Categories: Accessories, Storage,

Circuit Board Cigar Case Wow, who knew the mild-mannered circuit board would become so trendy? We just told you about the Circuit Board Photo Album, now we’ve stumbled upon this, the Circuit Board Cigar Case. Holds 2 cigars, and according to the website, can also store cartridges (yeah!) and for ultimate geekiness, USB thumb drives. Available in green (natch), red and blue. Available for $25 USD. Not into cigars? Check out the Cigarette Case or the Money Clip instead.

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The Coughing and Screaming Ashtray…Need We Say More?

Posted by Lolita Beckwith Categories: Accessories, Household, Misc. Tech,

Coughing and screaming ashtray

If you have a loved one who smokes a lot, here’s a gag gift they’ll (hopefully) appreciate. It’s the self-explanatory Coughing and Screaming Ashtray—which looks like a real pair of healthy lungs. But place a cigarette on it and…you guessed it…the ashtray starts making hacking and screaming sounds. Gets your point across while tempered with a dose of laughter. Should be great fun at parties, just don’t invite that one self-righteous smoker (we all know one) who won’t appreciate the joke. Available for $10 USD.

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Electric Ciggy Prevents Second-Hand Smoke

Posted by Sheila Franklin Categories: Design, Household, Misc. Tech,

Crown 7Crown 7 is someone’s idea of an electric cigarette that prevents second-hand smoke.  Nicotine cartridges and water create “smoke” that is supposed to be equal to a regular cigarette in its effect. It is also available in a cigar and pipe model and comes with a recharger, 2 lithium batteries, and 2 replacement filters. Additional cartridges cost $10.00 each. For $99.95 and no explanation of the equivalency to a normal cig, we offer another alternative to keeping away second-hand smoke. We call it opening a window.

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