Did you happen to notice the drought, dried grasses on the whole island, East Side included, when you tossed your lit cig out your car window? Next time put it out on your brain instead of the window. - Illustration by Ron Pitts … [Read more...] about Eh Brah! Next time put that cig out on your brain!
Just wanted to remind you that starting THIS FRIDAY, Jan. 1, the legal smoking age in the state of Hawaii will rise from 18 to 21 years old. You can read all about it in our July cover story "Not Unless You're 21" by Ashley Probst. Proponents of the law, according to our story, say it will really cut tobacco use: According to studies done by the Centers for Disease Control and … [Read more...] about Reminder: Smoking Age in Hawaii Rises to 21 on Jan. 1, 2016
The 21st birthday milestone will soon evolve for Hawaii residents. It will not only mark the day they’re legally allowed to purchase alcoholic beverages, but tobacco products as well. On June 19, Gov. David Ige signed Act 122, making Hawaii the first state to prohibit the sale, purchase, possession and consumption of cigarettes, other tobacco products and electronic smoking … [Read more...] about What it means that Hawaii will soon raise the legal smoking age to 21
Illustration: Andrew Miller … [Read more...] about Drew Toonz: Those aren’t the kind of butts I like to see on the beach
This is for the lady outside the supermarket in Kihei smoking a cigarette and holding a baby: if you’re going to blow toxic cancer clouds into your poor helpless kid’s face, try not to do also be talking (loudly) on your cell phone about how worried you are that nuclear radiation is going to travel thousands of miles across the ocean and kill you. I’m not trying to downplay the … [Read more...] about Eh Brah! Radiating Scorn