New federal regulations allow gruesome pictures to be shown to dissuade smoking. The experts say that the more gruesome the photos, the more effective they are. But we're still not allowed to show gruesome pictures of abortion. Hmmm...wonder why?
Would a gruesome picture of a cancer-ravaged mouth with rotting teeth make you think twice about buying a pack of cigarettes?Continue reading>>>
That’s the goal of new federal regulations expected to go into effect within three years. The rules will require tobacco companies to cover at least half of the front and back of packages with graphic — and possibly gruesome — images illustrating the dangers of smoking.