Displaying lung capacity not found in many smokers, Sean Farrell lit
18 cigarettes in 3 minutes, 43.56 seconds while seated one foot before
an electric fan. The fan, a Vornado S2–40 model was set on high as the
Lucky Strike cigarettes were lit with a drugstore lighter of unknown
make and model.
Farrell set the record on February 17, 2009 at a World Record
Appreciation Society event at the Hemlock Tavern in San
Francisco, California. Dan Rollman and Debbie Hampton were present as