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    Vulture of The Western World Eric's Avatar
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    Ads inserted into YouTube videos

    Are you guys sick of this yet?

    Even privately made/posted videos - YouTube and otherwise - increasingly have some pushy god-damned ad trying to force-feed you some shyster product that you have to endure before you get to the video (or which pop up during the video).

    I'm at the point of can't-take-it-anymore and immediately close the video/don't watch any further if one of these god-damned ads pops up.

    Our entire culture is becoming one gigantic, relentless, inescapable orgy of shyster consumerism. BUY! Now!

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    If you look closely there is a small "x" you can click.

    It's a necessary evil bro!

    You Tube has the market on video streaming and ease of embedding.

    The cattle must feed..

    "Tutto nello Stato, niente al di fuori dello Stato, nulla contro lo Stato "
    -Mussolini
    All within the state, nothing outside the state, nothing against the state.

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    Dom, your argument would be supportable if YouTube didn't _also_ have static advertising, _not_ embedded in the video, just like every other webempire that supports itself nicely by selling ad space.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Eric View Post
    BUY! Now!
    If everybody would go out and buy a few things, it would fix this economy overnight. Even if most of it comes from China!

    -Don-

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