Look at Cigarettes
we no longer see cigarettes in some of the traditional places
of advertising, is cigarette smoking less popular? Do people buy
cigarettes online less because the brands are no longer exposed
on powerful race cars?
cigarette smoking is popular around the world, and seems to be
particularly evident in popular media, especially major motion
pictures. Cigarette smoking is often portrayed in major motion
pictures as being 'hip' or cool. In days of old, svelte movie
actresses were often seen smoking a cigarette with a long slender
cigarette holder. There are a number of major actors in history,
who are hard to recall in an image without a cigarette present.
manufacture a cigarette, you need to cure and cut the tobacco
leaves. Cigars are similar, but cigarettes are smaller and usually
have a white wrapper. A cigar is normally colored by its natural
of the more popular cigarette brands are Belair, Benson &
Hedges, Camel, Chesterfield, Doral, Kool, Lucky Strike, Marlboro,
Merit, Natural American Spirit, Pall Mall, Parliament, Salem,
Tareyton, Viceroy, Virginia Slims and Winston.
is popular internationally, although the legal age to smoke varies:
Denmark, Portugal, Belgium, Switzerland, Austria, Netherlands
= sixteen years
Japan = twenty years old
In most other countries, you have to be eighteen to smoke cigarettes.
cost of taxes contribute a great deal to the cost of a pack of
cigarettes. More and more, governments look to discretionary items
as a source of taxation. In the case of cigarettes, sometimes
tax free cigarettes
can be purchased.