Following up on some links, I came across this.
As a beneficiary of indoor smoking bans, I can’t say that I agree with the sentiment, but the poster is pretty clever, and it got me thinking. Imagine Churchill on his regular dose of alcohol but without the moderating influence of the tobacco. Maybe would’ve been a disaster. Seems like a joke, but maybe we’d all be blogging in German right now. I’d like to think, though, Churchill would’ve switched to chewing tobacco and all would be ok. A spitoon in the corner is a small price to pay for freedom.