Ultimately, Rodney said that he “[didn’t] want to risk winding up on some database of smokers.”

“I have no way of knowing how this could be used against me during a health insurance claim or background investigation.”

This man was smart and responded accordingly.  Others (it might be me one day) are so taken aback that they just do it.  And what if you have a cold and are buying decongestant, next time  it might be non-organic detergent or 2 liter bottles of soda.

Decisions have consequences…