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EPA could ban smokers (BBQ's) in NC


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#1 SCP

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Posted 12 October 2010 - 04:41 PM

http://www.carolinaj...ve.html?id=6955

October 12, 2010

RALEIGH — Until recently, no one in North Carolina, home to so many tobacco companies, could have imagined a statewide smoking ban in public buildings.

And yet it’s possible that federal environmental regulators could target another signature Tar Heel State tradition: the pig pickin’.

Several cities in California, Colorado, and other states have banned outdoor grilling — particularly where wood or charcoal is involved — at parks and other public areas and at events including weekend festivals. And if the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency tightens its regulations covering coarse particulate matter in 2011, mobile smokers could be endangered



#2 blackcatgrowl

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Posted 12 October 2010 - 04:46 PM

Breathing will be banned next. It's a big CO2 producer.

#3 bredy087

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Posted 12 October 2010 - 04:50 PM

If a BBQ restaurant burns down that usually means the BBQ was awesome. I highly doubt one of the staples of southern cooking will be banned.

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Posted 12 October 2010 - 04:50 PM

wow. that's f*cking stupid.

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Posted 12 October 2010 - 05:02 PM

That would NEVER happen in SC.

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Posted 12 October 2010 - 05:04 PM

Luckily we are on a private lot for tailgating.

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Posted 12 October 2010 - 05:09 PM

Blame the transplanted Northerners.

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Posted 12 October 2010 - 05:36 PM

That's horseshit

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Posted 12 October 2010 - 06:15 PM

So BBQ would become like moonshine? Would guys like Ranucci go underground?

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Posted 12 October 2010 - 06:22 PM

Outrage over the banning of bbq, but cool for the state to list political affiliations and gun ownership as reason to kidnap a child. Keep watching TV. Everything is ok.

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Posted 12 October 2010 - 06:25 PM

I can think of a few officials that need to be "smoked".

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Posted 12 October 2010 - 06:33 PM

Outrage over the banning of bbq, but cool for the state to list political affiliations and gun ownership as reason to kidnap a child. Keep watching TV. Everything is ok.


Everyone is subjective about everything anymore.

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Posted 12 October 2010 - 06:35 PM

They can have my Lexington style BBQ when they pry it from my hot, greasy hands.

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Posted 12 October 2010 - 06:37 PM

Everyone is subjective about everything anymore.


well, it depends who you are.

#15 ItsNotGonnaBeAlright

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Posted 12 October 2010 - 06:41 PM

BBQ is worth going to jail for.


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