The man is indeed at the top of everyone’s agenda right now. Check this out: he is the best smoker on celluloid! Elizabeth Tamny says:

Bridges’ relationship with things he lights on fire and sticks in his mouth creates a parallel world of expression in film that he uses to great advantage and it deserves some recognition beyond the tiny gold cigarette that must be dangling from the mouth of his Oscar.

She also collects a great series of photos of Bridges smoking things, example:

Jeff Bridges in The Big Lebowski

Click the link for in-depth analysis and more Bridges-puffing than you were expecting today.