Catherine Welch http://publicradioeast.org en CVS Caremark Drops Tobacco, Wants To Be Your Health Provider http://publicradioeast.org/post/cvs-caremark-drops-tobacco-wants-be-your-health-provider Smokers are shrugging off the announcement that CVS will stop selling tobacco products. The company announced the move on Wednesday as part of a strategy to promote healthy choices. But more than half of cigarettes are sold at gas stations, so the company's decision is unlikely to have much of an impact on access to tobacco. Thu, 06 Feb 2014 10:18:00 +0000 Catherine Welch 33684 at http://publicradioeast.org Providence Kindles Love Of Horror Writer H.P. Lovecraft http://publicradioeast.org/post/providence-kindles-love-horror-writer-hp-lovecraft Pulp-fiction writer Howard Phillips "H.P." Lovecraft has for decades terrified an underground following of readers with horror stories about monsters and aliens. He's <a href="http://www.theguardian.com/books/2013/jun/03/hp-lovecraft-writer-out-time">known to some</a> as a bad writer, and <a href="http://nnedi.blogspot.com/2011/12/lovecrafts-racism-world-fantasy-award.html">to many</a> as a racist. Thu, 31 Oct 2013 08:01:00 +0000 Catherine Welch 26670 at http://publicradioeast.org Providence Kindles Love Of Horror Writer H.P. Lovecraft