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Eurgh...

Posted 03-17-2011 at 08:56 AM by DarkHoodness
There's a shitty ad banner across the top of YouTube. Every time I log onto the site I get this waddling at me:
http://www.oddworldforums.net/blog_a...1&d=1300380324

Yeah, people come in all shapes and sizes. I don't have a problem with that at all. What I do have a problem with is something that takes up a significant proportion of my tiny 17" screen being waved in my face, and not by my choice (unless I don't go to YouTube), that's supposed to be sexy, even though it isn't...

It's so... FLAT! Ick! Begone, ugly flat arse which isn't sexy! *shakes fist*

(Yeah I'm aware people may not agree with me - There are as many physical sexual tastes as there are body shapes. I just find this a little gross for some reason.)
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Mac Sirloin's Avatar
I just assumed it was a man-ass and it was supposed to be funny.
Posted 03-17-2011 at 09:59 AM by Mac Sirloin Mac Sirloin is offline

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T-nex's Avatar
Thank god for Adblock =)
Posted 03-17-2011 at 10:06 AM by T-nex T-nex is offline

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DarkHoodness's Avatar
The rest of the ad is as serious as any ad for a music TV show feature can be. If I felt it was meant to be mocking something I wouldn't have as much of a problem with it.
Posted 03-17-2011 at 10:11 AM by DarkHoodness DarkHoodness is offline

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Daxter King's Avatar
I'm with T-nex here, haven't seen a Youtube banner in ages.
Posted 03-17-2011 at 10:55 AM by Daxter King Daxter King is offline

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DarkHoodness's Avatar
Yeah I'd use one but the one I tried a while ago that I can't remember the name of also blocked vids on The Escapist for some reason. I want mah Zero Punctuation!

Ads haven't really bothered me until now.
Posted 03-17-2011 at 11:07 AM by DarkHoodness DarkHoodness is offline

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Daxter King's Avatar
You can list websites as exceptions....
Posted 03-17-2011 at 11:20 AM by Daxter King Daxter King is offline

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STM's Avatar
fapfapfapfap.

HAHAHA!
Posted 03-17-2011 at 01:22 PM by STM STM is offline

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Nate's Avatar
I'm with Daxter King, except... Youtube has banner ads? Since when?
Posted 03-17-2011 at 06:05 PM by Nate Nate is offline

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Dynamithix's Avatar
I've never had any banner ads in Youtube, but I've almost always had those annoying ads that you have to watch before a video.

I do have adblock now, but about a month ago, I didn't.
Posted 03-17-2011 at 08:04 PM by Dynamithix Dynamithix is offline

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Daxter King's Avatar
Quote:
I'm with Daxter King
I didn't know we were making it official....
Posted 03-17-2011 at 10:33 PM by Daxter King Daxter King is offline

 

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