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Mon May 23, 2016, 07:46 PM

Family of Tony Gwynn suing tobacco companies for

Killing his ass

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/24/sports/baseball/tony-gwynn-family-sues-tobacco-altria-death.html?_r=0

Says they targeted him to encourage AA men to use dip. SKOAL specifically.

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Reply Family of Tony Gwynn suing tobacco companies for (Original post)
ghostsinthemachine May 2016 OP
scscholar May 2016 #1
Skittles May 2016 #4
scscholar May 2016 #5
NightWatcher May 2016 #2
ghostsinthemachine May 2016 #3
Angel Martin May 2016 #6

Response to ghostsinthemachine (Original post)

Mon May 23, 2016, 08:08 PM

1. What are AA men?

 

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Response to scscholar (Reply #1)

Mon May 23, 2016, 08:34 PM

4. African-American

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Response to Skittles (Reply #4)

Mon May 23, 2016, 08:47 PM

5. Thanks, with the "sports baseball" in the link...

 

I thought it was a baseball term.

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Response to ghostsinthemachine (Original post)

Mon May 23, 2016, 08:10 PM

2. Tony saw the warning on the can. Has his family blown all his savings already?

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Response to NightWatcher (Reply #2)

Mon May 23, 2016, 08:34 PM

3. Read the story

Not so black and white (pardon the pun).

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Response to ghostsinthemachine (Original post)

Mon May 23, 2016, 10:50 PM

6. he was a paid to endorse a product that he used

and now the family sues the company he took money from ?

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