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Puffing President
January 23, 2009 – 8:00 am | 3 Comments
Puffing President

An interesting read called The puffing president by Neil Clark of New Statesman was published on January 22, 2009. The original story can be found here.
Last Tuesday was a momentous day in American political history. …

Smuggling Update
January 23, 2009 – 12:29 am | Comments Off
Smuggling Update

Douglas Hiner is the Omaha man that was caught smuggling 27,000 Cuban cigars, 30 pounds of coffee, and 42 rum liquor bottles (we initially wrote about the story here) was recently sentenced.
Visiting a federal courtroom …

A. Fuente Short Story
January 22, 2009 – 4:59 am | Comments Off
A. Fuente Short Story

Wrapper: Cameroon
Filler: Dominican Republic
Size: Perfecto (4 x 48)
Strength: Medium
According to Carlos Fuente Jr., his grandfather was a big producer of Perfecto shaped cigars as they were “very, very popular during the 1920′s, …

Love Stories
January 21, 2009 – 10:18 am | Comments Off
Love Stories

I wanted to start the “Cigar Babes” section with something cool so my friend, and artist, Mr. Mesa provided me with this beautiful drawing.
Mr. Mesa is an Arizona artist that specializes in pencil drawings, watercolor, …

Graycliff “G” Cigars – Scottsdale, AZ
January 20, 2009 – 3:05 am | Comments Off
Graycliff “G” Cigars – Scottsdale, AZ

Graycliff Cigars of Scottsdale, Arizona was created on February 14th, but this is one cigar shop that is not getting any love from us at puffingcigars.com.
Were you wondering if this is a luxury cigar lounge …

Colibri Group Closes
January 19, 2009 – 6:26 am | Comments Off
Colibri Group Closes

This news story comes from JCKOnline.com by William George Shuster, Senior Editor.

The Colibri Group, one of the best-known U.S. suppliers of independent and chain jewelers, has abruptly shut down and gone into receivership. (A form …