Why Are Cuban Cigars Illegal

Why Are Cuban Cigars Illegal?

Why are Cuban cigars illegal? The short answer is because of the United States embargo against Cuba, but to truly understand why, we need to look deeper.
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Comedians and Their Love Affair with Cigars Through the Years

Comedians. They’ve been entertaining us for centuries. How long have they been entertaining us?

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Rothschild: A Cigar Size You Can Bank On

Rothschild: A Cigar Size You Can Bank On

The Rothschild cigar shape has been around since the mid-1800s. Learn about its fascinating history, including the proper spelling and pronunciation.
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Cigar Trends for 2014

Cigar Trends For 2014

Famous Smoke Shop has published a list to top cigar trends that cigar enthusiasts will see in 2014 as the cigar industry continues to grow and evolve.
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Ask Sondra

Starting this month, Cigar Advisor is proud to introduce Sondra Theodore, who pens this new relationship advice column.

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March Gladness: The Three Habits of Highly Successful Bracket Pickers

Everyone loves a winner. And just about everyone can pick a winner, when one school is an odds-on favorite in the NCAA Tournament. But what about the other 67 squads, and the empty spots in your brackets? Cigar Advisor contributor Eric Angevine is back with a formula that's as easy as 1-2-3 to round out the rest of your field and go home a winner, too. The Madness of March – broken down for easy consumption. Just remember to cut us in when you win your office pool.

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Whatever Happened to the Smoking Jacket

As the title of this article asks: Whatever happened to the smoking jacket? According to CigarAdvisor.com contributor, Arthur Payson, it’s fallen out of favor because “we live in a less formal world.” The smoking jacket was basically designed to do one thing: protect the smoker from getting ash and odor on his clothes. Readers will learn the history and design of the jacket, while the author also proposes starting “a revolution to bring back this by-gone tradition.”

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National Cigar Day – Let the Leaf Loving Party Begin!

National Cigar Day is celebrated by cigar smokers around the world in various ways including Cigar Box Jenga in Times Square in New York City, cigar rolling flash mobs in Brussels, Belgium, and even an outer space herf on the International Space Station. Tommy writes in New York City “Midtown Manhattan will be a cigar smokers playground as throngs of puro-pounding New Yorkers defy former Mayor Bloomberg's fascist inspired no-smoking law. Thousands of cigar boxes will be stacked up high while anti-smoking zealots toss epithets at participants. Police in riot gear are to be expected.”

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Operation Cigars For Warriors Survey cacover

Operation Cigars For Warriors Survey

We have a brief cigars for warriors survey for members of the military to comment We donate more the 50,000 cigars annually to benefit military personnel.
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Top Cigar Blogs of 2013 cacover

Top Cigar Blogs of 2013

Famous Smoke Shop offers their selections of the top cigar blogs currently operating, offering readers a chance to explore and learn more about cigars.
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