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Old 03 February 2007, 10:47 PM
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Icon101 People who don't understand the concept of 'contextual advertising'

Comment: You have a story telling the public about a UPS uniform hoax
email, and on the very same page, you are running a google ad for United
States Postal Uniforms for sale. While I do believe the UPS story is a
hoax, the ad would have to call into questions your credibility I think.
Not the best choice of ads for this particular piece, and why I earth
would you allow that advertisement? What law abiding person would have
any use for USP employees uniform? Are you that deperate for advertising
dollars?
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Old 03 February 2007, 10:48 PM
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Comment: re: Barack Obama is an ideological Muslim. On the same page
where you disprove that claim, you allow Obama to advertise for his web
site. I assume you took money from him for the ad. Isn't this a conflict
of interest? I always went to your web site for the truth but now I have
serious doubts about your honesty.
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Old 04 February 2007, 08:56 PM
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Comment: The TRUE article about hand sanitizers and the alcohol poisoning
of the 2 year old was very eye-opening. However, I found it kind of odd
and a bit peculiar that the article was followed by ads for free samples
of Purell hand sanitizers and alcohol wipes after telling us to keep it
out of the reach of small kids. Maybe it would have been more appropriate
to show an address or phone number for the poison control center???
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Old 28 July 2007, 08:50 PM
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Comment: I was recently the receiver of an email from a friend who has a very
stringent feeling of what it is to be an 'American'. It was an article
about the Bank of America offering illegal aliens credit cards and
allowing them to be treated exactly the same as American citizens. I
happen to agree with that sentiment. If someone wishes to have the
advantages of being an American citizen, then they need to BE an American
citizen. But that, good sirs, is not the reason I wrote. The very minute I
came to your website to verify that it was true, I see YOU with a Bank of
America advertisement on your website; ON THE VERY PAGE THAT STATES THAT
THIS SAME BANK IS APPROVING OF GIVING ILLEGAL ALIENS CREDIT CARDS. This is
simply not right. If you, as a business, feel that it is right to allow
illegal aliens to parade around as 'American' citizens and be given the
same rights without becoming a citizen, then you should no longer be in
business.

I understand that your site doesn't necessarily choose the advertising
that is placed there so that the site can be free, but you CAN voice your
displeasure to the companies that DO provide you the advertising and
request that such advertising be removed. Hypocrisy in the name of money
is nothing short of poison, even to big banking, or a website that seeks
to derive truth from fiction.
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Old 28 July 2007, 08:51 PM
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I understand that your site doesn't necessarily choose the advertising
that is placed there so that the site can be free, but you CAN voice your
displeasure to the companies that DO provide you the advertising and
request that such advertising be removed. Hypocrisy in the name of money
is nothing short of poison, even to big banking, or a website that seeks
to derive truth from fiction.
In other words, we're hypocrites if we don't use our web site to validate his personal biases.

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If you, as a business, feel that it is right to allow
illegal aliens to parade around as 'American' citizens and be given the
same rights without becoming a citizen, then you should no longer be in
business.
I wasn't aware that holding a credit card entitled one to all the privileges and rights of U.S. citizenship.

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Old 01 August 2007, 04:20 PM
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I wasn't aware that holding a credit card entitled one to all the privileges and rights of U.S. citizenship.

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That's because you don't use yours the right way.

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Old 01 August 2007, 04:30 PM
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I wasn't aware that holding a credit card entitled one to all the privileges and rights of U.S. citizenship.
I thought that was the definition of American citizenship....

I mean, they ask for your credit card at the voting booth, right?
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Old 01 August 2007, 05:04 PM
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That's because you don't use yours the right way.
I'll have to try that one at the border.

"Do you have a passport?"

"No, but I have American Express. Does this card get me past this lineup, too?"
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Old 01 August 2007, 05:08 PM
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I'll have to try that one at the border.

"Do you have a passport?"

"No, but I have American Express. Does this card get me past this lineup, too?"
Boy, did you blow that joke. It's supposed to be

"Do you have a passport?"

"No, but I have a Visa!"
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Old 01 August 2007, 05:12 PM
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Boy, did you blow that joke. It's supposed to be

"Do you have a passport?"

"No, but I have a Visa!"
But I'm going to America! And I want to get in there express, without having to wait in line!

Besides, Visa doesn't like me. They said $300,000 was more than enough to feed my various addictions. And they were wrong. So they say because I lost that bet, I have to pay back the money, by rule of law.

Sheesh.
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Old 16 March 2008, 05:55 PM
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Comment: WOW!!! Iam in shock!! I have used your site to discern
what is right and what is wrong. I wanted to know if
the rumours of Obamma's minister are true and could find
nothing - so I asked about Obama himself - - only got
2 articles. Funny thing - - there was adds on the page
supporting Obamma - - but when I asked about John McCain
there was no adds supporting J.M. - got to go check out
Rommney and Hillary to find out - - ARE YOU INDEED ADVOCATES
FOR OBAMMA FOR PRESIDENT??? - - I think you loose a great
deal of your credibility when you do this... Its so very
sad as a great deal of people trusted you to give them
the truth - - only to find you are slanted to George
Soross way of thinking. Wow you and George are REALLY
good - - are you funded by G.S.? Please answer me back -
as I am hoping that you can prove to me how very wrong
Iam(and I dont mean about the G.S. thing)
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I wonder if these people keep wondering why all their friends attach relevant advertisements when they send messages to their gmail accounts.
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Old 16 September 2008, 09:59 PM
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Comment: on the 1994 Kevin pulitzer prize photo of the dying baby from
starvation... w/ the vulture in the background..... when you scroll down
to read the article about the devastating FAMINE in Sudan you have an ad
for "healthy recipes" by Humana...........VERY tacky
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Comment: Hello - Please check the picture included in your "Natalie
Portman" story as somebody has inserted a photo/ad into the story.
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