I Broke Down and Bought Cigarette…


Will Truman

Will Truman is the Editor-in-Chief of Ordinary Times. He is also on Twitter.

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9 Responses

  1. Avatar North says:

    Wow yes I remember them. Like sugar flavored chalk with the pale red tips right?Report

  2. Avatar Chris says:

    The “Carton” doesn’t actually say “cigarettes” on there anywhere. I don’t know if that’s a recent development or they never did. I can see why they don’t now.

    They definitely did say “cigarettes” on the packaging when I was a kid. Though you could get pretty much the exact same thing (absent the red end, maybe) as “candy sticks.”Report

  3. Avatar LeeEsq says:

    I was more fond of chocolate cigars as a kid.Report

  4. Avatar Kazzy says:

    I vaguely remember a brand that had confectioners sugar on it such that you could actually simulate puffing a smoke cloud. Did I invent this memory?Report

  5. Avatar Zac says:

    Whenever someone mentions candy cigarettes, I’m always reminded of this: