Should there be a ban on tobacco advertising?
If they ban advertising then that is one step closer to banning the whole thing. so with that said here is another question : would it be ageinst the freedom to make your own life choices cause people are telling you what to do with your life? IF YOU CHOSE TO SMOKE FINE THAT IS YOUR CHOICEBUT DON'T QUIT CAUSE STANGERS ARE TELLING YOU. YOU SHOULD ONLY QUIT IF YOU CHOOSE TO QUIT.
Asked By: surferdude7807188 - 11/24/2006
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Answered By: Windi - 11/24/2006
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Answered By: canfused - 11/24/2006
Answered By: Jack - 11/24/2006
yes tobacco is bad for you. they shouldn't advertise it. it just makes people want to smoke.
Answered By: Anti-illegals are out to get me - 11/24/2006
Well people who smoke would probably say no. Those who dont smoke would probably say yes. This question can go either way, yes or no. Its a good question, and since im in between on the issue I cant really say either yes or no.
Answered By: give_god_a_chance2004 - 11/24/2006
Answered By: jeward1 - 11/24/2006
yeah it kills, you dont see ads for poison flavored lolly pops...pss, do ya know were i could get some
Answered By: R2_N_Uptown - 11/24/2006
i think they already banned it from TV and im not sure but maybe radios too. Ya! i think they should ban them!!! i hear they're putting more tabacco into the cigs to make new consumers addicted faster. :(
Answered By: purplepup220 - 11/24/2006
absolutely not,if you do that,then there should be a ban on advertising on ALL THINGS THAT ARE BAD FOR YOUR HEALTH LIKE,alcohol,beef,the sun,prescription drugs,rush hour traffic,sugary cola,fast food,caffeine,ANYTHING detrimental to health.
Answered By: jen - 11/24/2006
The liberal would say yes, but the bottom line is that this is a free country and if people want to smoke it should be their right. If smoking is legal, the advertising should be legal as well.
Answered By: Jameyson - 11/24/2006
There already is! What they should be doing now is banning all alcohol commercials on television.Be it Beer,whiskey or wine,etc.... A smoker can smoke a pack of cigs & still drive safely.A drunk can have a six pack & go out & kill a family of 6 traveling to see Grandma for the holidays!
Answered By: Frogmama - 11/24/2006
Uh, no. Tobacco is not illegal. Alcohol isn't, and it's addicting, causes death. They are legal drugs.LEGAL. No you shouldn't do it, it does lead to a shorter life, but we're in America. You have the right to do so. They are providing tons of money to our economy through the high taxes that are added onto their cost... More
Answered By: Christopher C - 11/24/2006
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