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Quintessential example of performative woeness run amok, from all sides. Print media blared headlines suggesting ecigs were killing people, and buried the bootleg THC findings in para 26. Broadcast media ran with "Ecigs are killing people" and had woke anti-capers on to...
...tell us of the horror of kids (who are inclined to smoke something) choosing vapes over cigarettes. They quote the rising rate in vaping among youth, but ignore the corresponding drop in tobacco smoking. None of these people spoke about, warned about, or asked about the...
...deadly black-market THC connection to almost every illness and death they were attributing to ecigs. Why ignore a legitimate story - black market THC pods are killing people - while manufacturing a bullshit story (ecigs are killing people)? You know why. Because people...
...can't bring themselves to accept that something that looks like smoking is actually a relatively harmless vapor cloud. It's too simple a solution to stop actual smoking for them to believe. There has to be something terribly wrong with it - and it looks like smoking, so it...
...just HAS to be bad for all of us. Ignoring the black market THC connection was tantamount to never reporting the dangers of fentanyl because those people are heroin users anyway and opioids are a better story. People got sick, and some died, because the press can't...
...figure out that the one and only actual story of ecig vaping is that it's the most effective lung cancer prevention product that's ever been invented. If only it didn't look like smoking.
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