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Famous Smoke Shop – Open Letter and Withdraw from PCA Trade Show

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Owner of Famous Smoke Shop Arthur Zaretsky took the time to share his personal feelings regarding the current state of the industry amid the current drama involving the upcoming PCA trade show event.  We are certainly in for some strange times ahead. It’s sad how much greed and misinformation is out there, and the constant target that Cigars have on …

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Briar Report – The Ultimate Pipe and Cigar News Website

We would like to thank CigarPass for giving us the opportunity to introduce Briar Report to a new community of readers. The Briar Report is a news aggregation website that has been around for several years. Our goal is to provide our readers with a snapshot of the latest news in Pipe Smoking, Premium Cigars and tobacco from around the …

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History of Cigar Forums on the Internet

Cigar forums are one of the oldest ways for cigar smokers to share ideas, trade cigars, and otherwise engage with one another. It all started back in the 80’s, with something called a BBS (bulletin board system). A cigar BBS was very similar to a cigar forum, however consisted of a single PC host and at least one phone line. …

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Puff Cigar Forum – An In-Depth Review

In 2008, an internet marketing company by the name of Caputo Media launched a new cigar forum known as Puff.com.  In order to create such a large community, the owners of Caputo Media purchased several well-known cigar forums, and then merged them all together, which were then re-branded under the Puff.com name. The Caputo Media website clearly shows the type …

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