Oil and Tobacco

It’s worth remembering that marketers should not drive scientific research.
Cigarettes are dangerous?
We’d better make them appear less dangerous so they will still sell.
I know, let’s filter the smoke. This fibre seems to do some filtering, or at least we can convince people of that.
Wait, what’s the fibre? Asbestos.

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Link dump:

What Saskatchewan and Canada should do with oil wealth.

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Something other than oil would be nice.

SK Climate Hearings talked about some of these solutions.

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