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To: Sam Cree
I concur with the author in condemning Rush's generally favorable treatment of tobacco use.

You may be confusing his 'favorable treatment of tobacco use' with his belief that business owners should have the right of self-determination about whether or not to allow smoking on their premises.

25 posted on 10/12/2003 4:17:06 PM PDT by Balding_Eagle (REAL men aren't Liberals)
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To: Balding_Eagle
"You may be confusing his 'favorable treatment of tobacco use' with his belief that business owners should have the right of self-determination about whether or not to allow smoking on their premises."

Could be. He is right on that score, of course. Yet tobacco is such a scourge that I hate to hear him spend so much time defending it. But yeah, you are right, if businesses aren't permitted to allow their customers to use tobacco, which is legal, then total control of those businesses by government seems well within the bounds of possibility.

26 posted on 10/12/2003 4:26:06 PM PDT by Sam Cree (Democrats are herd animals)
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