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Survivor, and Handmade “Cigars”

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The promotional line at YouTube written by an (unknowing?) CBS Promotions Dept. staffer for this video reads: “Rupert gets creative with banana leaves to make an after dinner treat.”

It’s … not what you think. If it were, it wouldn’t be on this site.

Rupert Boneham from Survivor: Heroes vs. Villans (not the season that’s just starting .. an earlier season) explains how everyone uses banana leaves for a wide variety of tasks and jobs on the island. One thing we weren’t expecting? Banana-leaf cigars.

Somehow, I don’t think you’re going to see the Habanos trademark on a product like this. But when you’re in the wilds somewhere and you’ve gotta have a cigar, well, you dry out some banana leaves and apply fire …

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Mr. Rupert Boneham is One. Strange. Camper. The tribe has spoken.

Maybe he’s smoked one too many banana-leaf cigars … ?

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About Bob Woods

A cigar lover for many years, Bob is combining his appreciation for cigars with his experience and expertise in a wide variety of digital-related areas with Stogie'd. When he's not working on Stogie'd, Bob is creating all kinds of content for his company, CruxBridge Media. He is also vice president/general manager of Electric Advisors, Inc.'s residential division.