City’s Latest Ineffective Anti-Smoking Campaign

09.23.09 Bucky Turco

Similar to their grotesque matchbooks, the city’s health department approved the latest anti-smoking ad campaign featuring very diseased, blackened lungs with the words “Smoking Kills.” The signs will be hung near cash registers in bodegas throughout the city and probably won’t dissuade smokers, but will definitely gross out the rest of the juice, candy, and lotto-buying public. |NYDN|