I Hate Shaving

August 9, 2010

Well after being on vacation for a week and avoiding the razor for a little over a week I’m not looking forward to ripping my face off. I’ve been using a Gillette Fusion for awhile and find it an acceptable razor, though cleaning the thing is a pain. Since I’d like to shave my head [...]

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Ohio Residents Rethinking Smoking Ban

August 8, 2010

Well this is some news in the right direction. A recent poll shows that a majority of Ohio Residents want to allow smoking in bars again, but want to keep restaurants smoke free. Ohio poll: Rethink smoking ban | cincinnati.com | Cincinnati.Com.

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Vacation Smoke: Pinar Del Rio 1878 Cubano Especial Connecticut

August 4, 2010
Pinar Del Rio 1878 Cubano Especial Connecticut

I know this is a newer release from Pinar Del Rio, but I can’t find much information on this cigar except that it is Dominican and Nicaraguan Blend made in Dominican Republic. I picked up a Toro for under $4 as one of the cigars to try on my vacation. Finally getting a moment of [...]

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Friday Challenge: Size Does Matter

July 30, 2010
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Do you have a specific vitola that you always buy? Then you might be missing out. So I challenge you this weekend to buy a cigar you enjoy in the size you usually buy it in and in one of the two extremes. If you prefer Churchills I want you to smoke a lancero or [...]

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Orient Automatic Watch Giveaway – Completed

July 28, 2010

Orient Watch USA is giving away a free watch to one lucky Cigar Jack reader. Who doesn’t like a great watch? Orient Watch Ltd. recently celebrated their 60th Anniversary and is known for making all their movements in house. An automatic watch is self winding so as you move that sporty CTD0A001W winds itself. Being [...]

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Cigar Review: La Gloria Cubana Artesanos De Tabaqueros 650

July 28, 2010
La Gloria Cubana Artesanos De Tabaqueros 650 Cigar Review

General Cigars Announced the La Gloria Cubana Artesanos De Tabaqueros back in April on the Team La Gloria Site. Tonight this was a special cigar presented to us as a surprise at The Party Source’s weekly cigar tasting. Typically I scan through press releases and ignore most of what is said since you can’t smoke [...]

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Lunch Break Smoke: EO Brands Nekkid Bundle Toro

July 27, 2010
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For some reason I’d missed these at my local shop, perhaps because they can keep them around. Great spicy smoke for an awesome price. I picked up a bundle of them for $28.75. Another reason I’m a huge fan of Erik and Eddie also thanks to Micah at The Party Source for calling my attention [...]

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Cigar Review: Jaime Garcia Reserva Especial

July 25, 2010
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The Jaime Garcia Reserva Especial is the second cigar to be blended and released by Jaime Garcia the son of Don Pepin Garcia. Typically I’m not a fan of cigars over a 50 Ring Gauge, but the vitola I reach for most often of this cigar is the 6×54 Toro. The Reserva Especial has dark [...]

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Today’s Smoke Break: J. Fuego Origen

July 22, 2010
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Getting ready to write a review so I’d picked this up from The Party Source. Had a Lancero last night and picked this one up for my lunch time smoke while running some errands. Very enjoyable, plenty of spice and flavor.

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Don’t Be A Long Filler Snob

July 20, 2010

When I first got into cigars I tried a couple short and mix filler cigars and they were awful and since then I’ve never touched them as they were either flavorless or downright nasty. Recently though I’ve tried a couple mixed filler cigars (contain both long and short filler) that will be in my regular [...]

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