The Marlboro Man Dies From Smoking Marlboros

January 29, 2014 | WTF | Brendon| 0 Comments

Eric Lawson, who played the iconic Marlboro man in the classic 70’s ads┬ádied inexplicably of pulmonary problems. The 72 year old had been suffering from all kinds of smoking related diseases for years. The ads have been criticized for decades by anti-smoking whiners because of the glamorous image of rough trade Brokeback masculinity they portrayed. […]