America’s tobacco controllers have long demonstrated their separation from the things they say they care about and the things they actually do.
Nothing highlights this more than claims they care about the health of teens – but they continually market a risky lifestyle directly at them. The Food and Drug Administration’s “The Real Cost” initiative has teamed up with Marvel to produce a comic.
Everybody of a certain age remembers seeing Nick O’Teen cartoon characters being beaten up by DC Comic’s Superman – and everyone reading this will remember how it did absolutely nothing to dissuade them from a lifetime of smoking until they escaped thanks to vaping.
Dave Cross – The Planet of the Vapes – 2021-04-06.