U.S. senators slam 'glamorization' of e-cigarettes at Golden Globes

January 15, 2014 1:30 AM

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U.S. senators slam 'glamorization' of e-cigarettes at Golden Globes

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A group of U.S. senators is taking the Golden Globes to task for showing celebrities puffing on electronic cigarettes at this year's awards show, complaining such depictions glamorize smoking.

"The Golden Globes celebrates entertainers who are an influence on young fans," the four Democratic senators wrote on Tuesday. "We ask the Hollywood Foreign Press Association and NBC Universal to take actions to ensure that future broadcasts of the Golden Globes do not intentionally feature images o...

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