(CBS)— As most people scurried inside to get out of the cold, a small band of stalwarts—mostly men—eagerly left their office buildings at regular intervals Thursday to stand out in the elements.

WBBM’s Steve Miller talked with a few smokers who won’t let the winter blast keep them down.

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“About two more cigarettes and it’ll be time to run back in,” smoker James Mair said.

One man insisted he’s going to quit smoking,

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“I got a kid on the way, so, that’s going to be my motivation to stop. Just getting my last few in before the kid gets here.”



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