The group Opponents of Ohio Bans reminds us via press release of their online petition demanding US Congressional investigation of antitobacco fanaticism and corruption. Previous congressional investigations found a lack of justification for smoking bans. This has not stopped the advance of prohibition. It will take more than petitions to do that, however, a reminder to Congress is a step along the way. We provide links below to the recent press release and also the petition which some of our readers may already have signed. If you have not yet done so do it now.
Crack. Fizz. Gulp. Ahhhhhh. Is there a drinking experience more classically Australian than ripping the ring-pull off a beer? "The visceral pleasure from that first crack of a beer can is identical to popping a champagne cork," says wine and drinks writer Mike Bennie. "There's also huge appeal in the tinnie's nostalgia factor."