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Tuesday, May 7, 2013

Cheap cigars taste like candy and fruit, but they’re dangerous

The good news is that teen smoking in Wisconsin has fallen to an all-time low. Just 13.1% of Wisconsin high school students reported smoking in 2012, down from 17.7% in 2010 and 32.9% in 2000. Just 2.5% of middle
Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Plus Hero and Event of the Week

Wisconsin has just marked its first full year as a nonsmoking state. Sure, some hard-core smokers are having difficulty making the transition, but for the most part state residents like the ban on indoor smoking in most public places. Even Gov. Scott Walker, who had vowed to repeal the ban during the...
Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2009
What a year for corporate criminality and malfeasance! As the Multinational Monitor compiled its annual list of the 10 Worst Corporations, it would have been easy to restrict the 2008 awardees to Wall Street firms. But the rest of the corporate sector was not on good behavior during 2008 either, and didn’t deserve to escape...
Wednesday, April 16, 2008
I’m Art Kumbalek and man oh manischewitz what a world, ain’a? And I don’t know about you, but I’m having one heck of a hard time believing it’s already the fourth month of this new year. Cripes, here I am still in negotiations with the aftereffects of the hangover I came down with the first of January and apparently...