> BEIJING —
China, the world's largest tobacco producer and home to a third of all smokers, has issued a national ban on lighting up in hotels, restaurants and other indoor public spaces, the Health Ministry said on Thursday.
The rules, which take effect on May 1 and spell out education provisions about the dangers of tobacco, include restrictions on cigarette vending machines and on outdoor smoking that affects pedestrians... ~ NY Times> YOU CAN'T squeeze water from rocks -- or can you? ~ link
> I RECEIVED a phone call from Ronald Regan yesterday. He was calling on behalf of the Tea Party. Even though they're thoughtless those guys have more power than I thought possible.