Re: The wisdom of AdWords

From: micah glasser (
Date: Fri Feb 24 2006 - 12:33:16 MST

I've found that a lot of popup blocking software and such isn't smart enough
to distinguish between ads and some pages that pop up. Is there a particular
filter that you recommend? I would love to do away all those annoying ads.

On 2/24/06, BillK <> wrote:
> On 2/24/06, Philip Goetz wrote:
> > I was reading an SL4 thread of dubious value, that had a high
> > component of "mere philosophy" in it, in my Gmail, and I notice the
> > Google Adwords ads chosen, according to the words in the thread:
> >
> <snip>
> You've got time to read ads? Lucky you!
> I use website filtering software to remove anything that even
> resembles an advert. There is enough garbage on the net without
> ploughing through all the marketing billboards as well.
> BillK

I swear upon the alter of God, eternal hostility to every form of tyranny
over the mind of man. - Thomas Jefferson

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