About time too! Didn’t you know? There is no place for anything that gives pleasure in the modern puritanical world we live in. If someone somewhere is enjoying something then it is our duty to declare it dangerous, then ban it!
Often wonder how I, and many others others, managed to survive our childhoods
Well that seems to be the way these health and safety 'dictats' seem to be generated. A committee is appointed and personal views are turned into EC law.
Are there any statistics or learned studies to back up their arguments?
Miriam Gruss is wrong! When I was a child one of my most favourite sweets was chocolate cigarettes. I love them. To date I have never felt the impulse to “eat” a cigarette (tho I did smoke one or two) .