The Cigarette Packets of Death

by Andrew Stuttaford

Those certainly are bleak little cigarette packets, Daniel, if (I suppose) somewhat more honest than Nurse Bloomberg’s new tax-payer funded (and inaccurate) anti-salt posters. The understated elegance of Death cigarettes (R.I.P., perhaps inevitably) seems like a long, long time ago. On the other hand, this new move has got to be good news for manufacturers of cigarette cases. Job creation! Hope! Change! Etc.!