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Old 4 October 2018, 20:24
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Norm Hooten Cigars

I'm sure most folks reading this remember the character Norm "Hoot" Hooten played by Eric Bana in the movie Blackhawk Down. The real Norm Hooten is one of my closest friends, and he has decided to go into the cigar business. Last night at the 25th Anniversary reunion of Task Force Ranger, Norm passed out the first 200 cigars from his new company, Hooten & Young cigars. These are high end Honduran cigars made in Ybor City, FL by a family with over 200 years of history rolling cigars.

He just got the website up. He wanted to wait for the reunion to be over out of respect before he announced anything. The cigar bands are dedicated to Task Force Ranger, and appropriately have 19 gold stars and other small things that those who know what to look for will recognize.

He is also in the process of designing custom boxes dedicated to the men of Task Force Ranger, which I think will be serialized. A box of 10 will be $150. If you are interested go to the website and enter your email so you can be notified when they come online soon.

The website is https://www.hootenyoungcigars.com/

Norm is a great American, and one of the most humble men you will ever meet. He continues to give back even today, working for the VA as Dr. Norman Hooten, doing his part to fight the opioid epidemic.

PS: I can also confirm the rumor that he will also soon be bottling his own Bourbon.
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Old 4 October 2018, 20:38
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Thanks brother. Yeah if you guys sign up please drop a post here. I'd like to let him know.
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Here's the Associated FB page too->https://www.facebook.com/HootenYoungCigars
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Old 4 October 2018, 21:34
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I'm in the process of helping a bud set up a commercial distillery, my God, what a nutroll.
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