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1,349 hits 1.3 (4 votes) Share Favorite | Flag 10 years ago by AndresH

Don't you hate internet ads offering prizes, insisting they are not a joke?
Nobody thinks they are a joke, that's not why people don't click them. They don't go: "Hey wait, did I win a million dollars? Oh, it's probably just some joker". It's because they are scams.


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10 yrs ago, 4 mos ago - Tuesday 11/24/09 - 11:33:06 AM EST (GMT-5)
YOU JUST WON A FREE iPOD NANO!!!!!!!!!!!!!
CLAIM NOW!!!!!!!!!!!
10 yrs ago, 4 mos ago - Tuesday 11/24/09 - 11:52:29 AM EST (GMT-5)
Of course, who doesn't?!
10 yrs ago, 4 mos ago - Tuesday 11/24/09 - 11:54:21 AM EST (GMT-5)
I especially hate the loud ass ones that scare the sh-t out of me.

F-ck them.
10 yrs ago, 4 mos ago - Tuesday 11/24/09 - 4:22:01 PM EST (GMT-5)
No, I don't hate them I usually just ignore them.
10 yrs ago, 4 mos ago - Tuesday 11/24/09 - 5:02:22 PM EST (GMT-5)
On Tuesday 11/24/09 - 11:54:21 AM NarcoticNico wrote:
I especially hate the loud ass ones that scare the sh-t out of me. F-ck them.

so very true
10 yrs ago, 4 mos ago - Tuesday 11/24/09 - 9:44:00 PM EST (GMT-5)
Firefox + Adblock Plus. I forget banner ads exist until someone complains about them or I use chrome or my ipod touch.
10 yrs ago, 4 mos ago - Wednesday 11/25/09 - 12:16:40 AM EST (GMT-5)
there was this one that kept bugging me that popped up and said you won a free wii entertainment system (and no matter how much i want one,) i ignored it, but when i pressed the red x it came up again.
and again.
and again.
and it shut off my computer.
10 yrs ago, 4 mos ago - Wednesday 11/25/09 - 1:55:54 AM EST (GMT-5)
It's so ridiculous. I hate the ones where they say you're the 1 millionth visitor and you've won a prize and the next time I got there I'm still the 1 millionth visitor.
10 yrs ago, 4 mos ago - Wednesday 11/25/09 - 11:15:20 AM EST (GMT-5)
Yes, especially that one that makes a little ringing noise non-stop.
10 yrs ago, 4 mos ago - Wednesday 11/25/09 - 3:20:26 PM EST (GMT-5)
Of course I do!
10 yrs ago, 4 mos ago - Wednesday 11/25/09 - 6:27:43 PM EST (GMT-5)
It's so freaking annoying!!!
YOU ARE THE 10,000,000 VISTOR!!! THIS IS NOT A JOKE!!!
CONGRATULATIONS, YOU'VE JUST WON A XBOX 360!!

the list goes on.....
10 yrs ago, 4 mos ago - Sunday 11/29/09 - 3:54:38 AM EST (GMT-5)
They are terrible, flashy things of scam and flashiness :P
10 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Friday 12/4/09 - 6:33:52 PM EST (GMT-5)
Annoying, stupid, useless, scams. Why does this website permit those kinds of ads?!
10 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Sunday 12/13/09 - 9:14:17 PM EST (GMT-5)
I HATE them. They are so distracting.
10 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Sunday 12/13/09 - 10:43:16 PM EST (GMT-5)
I hate the flashing ones the most.
9 yrs ago, 7 mos ago - Friday 8/13/10 - 12:43:29 AM EST (GMT-5)
yes!!
9 yrs ago, 7 mos ago - Friday 8/13/10 - 12:48:42 AM EST (GMT-5)
oh i forgot ads existed. adblock is my everything
8 yrs ago, 1 mos ago - Saturday 2/4/12 - 3:42:04 PM EST (GMT-5)
I don't care. I never look at the ads.



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