Bad Hobby, Good Pastime
It is no secret that smoking is bad for your health. It can cause cancers like mouth cancer and will also disturb those around you who do not have a taste for smoking. There is also a certain stigma attached with the act of smoking that make people want to avoid smokers if possible. Though smoking has no effect on the individual personality and attitude of the person smoking it, they are still isolated due to the harmful effects smoking causes. Second hand smoking is also another reason why smokers are usually asked to smoke outside and not in the vicinity of others because not everyone wants to inhale the same smoke more so when they do not even smoke first hand themselves.
But there is a certain appeal to smoking that is popularized in the media. The idea that the rough and tough bad boy who also smokes has been enforced in movies, TV shows and the like is something that has been done for a long time now. Likewise, cigars are like heavier cigarettes but they are viewed as a pastime of the rich and influential. In the end, smoking is more or less just a way for many people to kill time or relieve some stress they may be holding back.
Cigars, unlike cigarettes are much more difficult to smoke in the first place. For one thing, you are not supposed to inhale the smoke of a cigar since it is very potent. Some cigars can hold as much tobacco as an entire pack of cigarettes and they are often sealed with a closed head that has to be cut before one can begin to smoke a cigar. You can learn more here about cigars and different tips and advice about smoking them.