Re: Ad blocker roundup
- Date: Sat, 23 Sep 2017 21:14:11 +0200
- From: Poutnik <poutnik@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Ad blocker roundup
Dne 23/09/2017 v 20:56 The Real Bev napsal(a):
> On 09/23/2017 12:56 AM, Poutnik wrote:
>> I do not like ads either.
>> But I wonder if people hating to see any ads ever
>> consider that nothing free is free.
> I can guarantee that I will never buy anything I see from an ad on a
> website that I didn't deliberately seek out. I subscribe to certain
> store ads (Best Buy, Fry's, JoAnne's, Michael's) because I buy stuff
> from them only when it's on sale.
It was not about buying....
> If I see involuntary ads my response is invariably negative, along with
> a little shot of annoyance which borders on some kind of psychological
> pain. Do the generators of the ads consider that my pain is a proper
> price to pay for viewing their ad-supported content, or would they
> rather that I remained neutral regarding their products?
Overconsuming of free content makes harm to a human mind.
Wise man guards the words he says,
as they may say about him more,
than he says about the subject.
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