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Original post made by Jim Neal, Old Mountain View, on May 12, 2012

A few weeks ago, the newspapers, television and radio stations were filled with coverage about a proposal by the Fort Worth City Council to ban the hiring of people who smoke. I was shocked to read that the Mayor of Fort Worth, Betsy Price, actually seemed to think that this was a good idea!

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Posted by victory over children
a resident of Old Mountain View
on May 13, 2012 at 9:24 am

Smokers win a huge victory over children's health. Smokers are terrorists.

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Posted by leigh
a resident of Monta Loma
on May 16, 2012 at 10:08 pm

No, the real terrorists are the control freaks who write laws like this. Literally. Though personally I would like this ideas of more smokers to use those electric cigarettes I read about. But I'm not going to push that against anyone's will.