E-cigarettes all the rage as more seek alternate nicotine fix

Posted: July 9, 2013 at 2:27 a.m.

Such a cloud as this might look foggy enough to clear out a restaurant. But the cigarette is an electronic gizmo that only simulates tobacco smoke. The haze is a nicotine-laced vapor that dissipates quickly. Controversy lingers.

The way old-time movie stars endorsed tobacco cigarettes, actor Stephen Dorff makes the pitch for electronic cigarettes in retro-looking black-and white.

E-cigarettes such as this brand, NJOY, mimic the look of a tobacco cigarette all the way to the glow at the end, thanks to an electric light.

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