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The site lost it's luster from the early 80's, but what totally pissed me off is seeing banners advertising guns. Sorry, but I will not support gun industry.

If anyone here wants to get hold of me, you can do it via email or fb.

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funny, mine's trying to get me to buy a car right now - but....don't cars kill even more people than guns? :)

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Typically ads are targeted based on your web history......

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The site lost it's luster from the early 80's, but what totally pissed me off is seeing banners advertising guns. Sorry, but I will not support gun industry.

If anyone here wants to get hold of me, you can do it via email or fb.

 

You're a fuckin idiot.

 

Your own search and viewing history dictates what ads you see.

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The site lost it's luster from the early 80's, but what totally pissed me off is seeing banners advertising guns. Sorry, but I will not support gun industry.

If anyone here wants to get hold of me, you can do it via email or fb.

 

You're a fuckin idiot.

 

Your own search and viewing history dictates what ads you see.

 

You are wrong. I know that I have never looked for guns on the interest and yet I still see the ads for the outdoor retailer with guns that Bob speaks of. I really doubt that Bob has gone shopping in cabela's.

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I'm sure just talking or debating about gun laws online does the trick. Didn't know the site, or the internet for that matter, had been around since the 80's though.

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You are wrong.

 

No - I'm not.

 

I know that I have never looked for guns on the interest and yet I still see the ads for the outdoor retailer with guns that Bob speaks of. I really doubt that Bob has gone shopping in cabela's.

 

Doesn't have shit to do with it.

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You are wrong.

 

No - I'm not.

 

I know that I have never looked for guns on the interest and yet I still see the ads for the outdoor retailer with guns that Bob speaks of. I really doubt that Bob has gone shopping in cabela's.

 

Doesn't have shit to do with it.

 

then please explain to us layman how it does work. I look at John Oliver show and therefore I am a gun enthusiast? what connection could a gun avoider have that convinces a business that I need a gun?

 

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https://support.google.com/ads/answer/1634057?hl=en

 

Fucken enlighten yourself - this shit is known, bro. It's not new. It's not arcane.

 

Oly has absolutely no control over what stupid shit shows up on your stupid ass computer due to your own stupid ass browsing habits. All those piss-pants anti-gun articles you read? Might have something to do with it. "Gun" is still "gun," google probably doesn't give a shit if it loosens your bowls or gets your dick hard - they just recognize your interest.

 

I'm willing to bet, however, it has a lot more to do with the SPORTING factor - outdoor enthusiasts.... climbers, hunters, fishermen. Can you believe it?? They're all outdoor sports.

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The site lost it's luster from the early 80's, but what totally pissed me off is seeing banners advertising guns. Sorry, but I will not support gun industry.

If anyone here wants to get hold of me, you can do it via email or fb.

 

Actually, if you're seeing that banner, it represents some money they have to spend that ISN'T being used to make or sell a gun. So keep hitting refresh and screw their bottom line.

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Hard to believe you'd leave all this over a little gun ad man...

 

The upside tho is this thread has cc.com record potential!

 

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All I get are ads for Valhalla this and Valhalla that.

 

I never knew there was a Valhalla anti-itch cream.

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