June 26, 2004


When I was a kid, I thought candy cigarettes were cool. I used to get the ones that looked like Lucky Strikes, because a friend of my grandmother used to smoke them and I thought he was cool, nicotine-stained fingertips and lung-clogging smoker's hack notwithstanding.

All of which is to say I got a bit nostalgic when I saw that this site has a gallery of candy cigarette packages, with, of course, the subsequent snarky things to say about what their influence might be on kids.

I was ready to give up on the site until I saw this brand:


Hell I'd be up to two packs a day if they had little sombreros on the damn things.

Posted by Jeff at June 26, 2004 12:34 AM | TrackBack

Wow I have to say I really enjoyed reading you tonite....you are very funny, I'll have to come back ;)

Posted by: Cherry at June 27, 2004 03:19 AM