The state Department of Forestry tries to schedule burns - in this case by private forestland owners in Douglas, Coos and west Lane counties - when prevailing winds will blow smoke
away from populated areas.
We were concerned that the wind would blow smoke
and flames towards the houses.
Setting up a straw man to take the heat and blow smoke
only allows critics of reform to offer more sinister scenarios or wild conspiracy theories that go unanswered.
I'm not going to blow smoke
up his backside yet because he's got a long way to go, but first impressions are very good.
A high pressure fan was used to blow smoke
from the building.
Others blow smoke
in your face or determinedly puff right in front of you with an exaggerated look of bliss but, unbelievably, none of this bothered me one bit.
But I'm not going to preach to people and I don't mind people smoking in front of me as it is their choice, as long as they don't blow smoke
in my face because then I could mug them for a cigarette.
DON'T light up a cigarette or blow smoke
in the boss's face, especially if he is a non-smoker.
But unlike some filmmakers with controversial works, he isn't trying to blow smoke
with this stuff.