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Episode 8: Boutique as F*ck!

James and Tim are back at Habano Cigar Lounge (432 E 4th St., Davenport, IA) to discuss boutique cigars and cigar bullying while waiting for their pizza to arrive. Spoiler: the pizza arrives and we wrap things up quickly! Interested in Simply Stogies #BoutiqueAsF*ck swag? Let us know. YAS! Tim did edit this video! To…

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Episode 7: The CRA and Getting Involved

James and Tim visit Habano Cigar Lounge (432 E 4th St, Davenport, IA), their other home lounge, and discuss a couple of topics important to the cigar community. The first is the importance of the CRA, how to get involved, and what it means to become a CRA Ambassador. The second is women in the…

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Episode 6: Lounges, Trips, and Synthetic Urine?

James and Tim record from David’s Fine Tobaccos (9759 University Ave, Clive, IA) as James stops by after his trip to Omaha, Nebraska. They discuss the importance of supporting your local cigar lounge, trips to other lounges, and synthetic urine. If you have a cigar lounge that you’d like to see us record from, please…

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Episode 5: I’m So Tired

James and Tim visit David’s Fine Tobaccos (9759 University Ave, Clive IA 50325) for this episode of Cigars and Coffee. David’s is a great place, with friendly staff, and a great selection of cigars and pipe tobaccos. James smokes a My Father Connecticut, while Tim chooses a Sobremesa Brulee. Is the cap sweetened? Who cares?!…

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Cigars and Coffee Episode 4: It’s Just Been a Mess

James and Tim so some catching up after a derecho hit the state knocking out power and internet for thousands. James then explains that Simply Stogies Podcast is no longer affiliated with the club of the same name and wishes them all well, before giving a shoutout to the Keeper of the Flames Cigar Club….

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CBC Brain Storm Episode 3 Live Stream

This episode welcomes the Canadian dynamic duo and hosts of Spoiler, They Die, Kat and Logan.

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CBC Brain Storm Episode 2

This episode features two of the three hosts of the Catobophobia podcast, Jimmy and Kareem. Jason, James and Rob sit down with them and learn learn exactly how unhealthy their habits really are. Catobophobia Subscribe to the Catobophobia podcast here: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/catobophobia/id1513040951?uo=4

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Episode 35: Project E Gran Ola Review

I give you my review of the Epic Cigars limited edition Project E Gran Ola. You can follow along with my review here. I also go over our new Statement of Ethics and why it’s important to our staff and to our fans.
 

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Cigars and Coffee Episode 3: Drive-Thru Coffee and Cuban CIgars

James and Tim discuss Cuban cigars while drinking drive-thru coffee. Tim bemoans ordering food through a drive-thru and James complains about the show’s budget before discussing if fast-food/drive-thru coffee is "premium." The pair then discuss Cuban cigars, if they’re better or worse than other cigars, how the cigar industry views Cubans, and their view of…

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CBC Brain Storm Episode 1

In our inaugural episode of Brain Storm we have on Tim from Eyes Forward March and co-host of Simply Stogies: Cigars and Coffee to hang out and chat with us. Head over to https://creativebraincandy.com/shows to check out Eyes Forward March and all the other great content on Creative Brain Candy.

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