View Full Version : Not a Nanny State...

09-01-2010, 06:51 PM
Russians urged to smoke, drink more (http://uk.news.yahoo.com/18/20100901/tod-russians-urged-to-smoke-drink-more-7f81b96.html)
Higher tax revenues - and less pensions to pay, I'd imagine. I hope the ConLibDems don't get ideas...

09-02-2010, 04:31 AM
Probably the weirdest place on earth after Japan.

09-02-2010, 06:24 PM
"Alcohol abuse kills around 500,000 Russians annually and greatly impacts male life expectancy, which is lower than in such developing countries as Bangladesh and Honduras, according to official figures."
Startling facts - secret population control?

09-02-2010, 06:50 PM
Half a million? That's got to be wrong, that's the kind of death rate caused by a good size war.

09-03-2010, 05:32 AM
Gets in tax, solves the pension problem. Win/Win. Simples http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_wink.gif