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Complaints because of effects of ads
« on: April 28, 2019, 01:39:08 PM »

Offline Chief

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Using my Android phone, neither Chrome or Dolphin would let me in with pop up ads taking over. They were the type that say I won a Wal Mart gift card.

I downloaded adblocker web browser to get in.
Once you are labeled 'the best' you want to stay up there, and you can't do it by loafing around.
 
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Re: Pop up ads
« Reply #1 on: April 28, 2019, 01:42:28 PM »

Offline RJ87

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I had that problem last week during the Indy game.
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That most people around here seem to always be more in love with the future than the present.

Posted  by speeddemonnd  on Jun 18, 2019 | 9:06 PM

Re: Pop up ads
« Reply #2 on: April 28, 2019, 02:15:42 PM »

Offline Chief

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I had that problem last week during the Indy game.

Did it just fix itself on it's own?
Once you are labeled 'the best' you want to stay up there, and you can't do it by loafing around.
 
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Re: Pop up ads
« Reply #3 on: April 28, 2019, 02:26:50 PM »

Offline RJ87

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I had that problem last week during the Indy game.

Did it just fix itself on it's own?

Nah. I just gave up that day and installed a popup blocker which has helped.
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I guess itís a good thing
That most people around here seem to always be more in love with the future than the present.

Posted  by speeddemonnd  on Jun 18, 2019 | 9:06 PM

Re: Pop up ads
« Reply #4 on: April 28, 2019, 02:41:25 PM »

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Re: Pop up ads
« Reply #5 on: April 28, 2019, 02:41:50 PM »

Offline Neurotic Guy

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Wrong thread

These ads are maddening!
« Reply #6 on: May 08, 2019, 10:41:30 AM »

Online Alleyoopster

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I can understand Celtics Strong needs to make money and advertising is the best way to do it. But, these popups are totally annoying. One ad took up so much of the screen that it blocked part of the print.

Can't they post less cumbersome ads? I felt totally annoyed trying to read posts today. At least make them easy to close. Am I alone in this regard?   

Re: These ads are maddening!
« Reply #7 on: May 10, 2019, 03:00:40 AM »

Offline rondofan1255

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Itís annoying the heck out of me today

The ad is sooooo big and randomly just takes over your mobile screen while youíre reading


Re: These ads are maddening!
« Reply #8 on: May 10, 2019, 04:33:23 AM »

Offline KG Living Legend

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 Making this once great site, seem very trashy now.

Re: These ads are maddening!
« Reply #9 on: May 10, 2019, 05:58:13 AM »

Offline cltc5

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Hi guys.  Sorry Iím late.  Been fighting through ads the last 15 minutes to get here! >:(

Re: These ads are maddening!
« Reply #10 on: May 10, 2019, 07:31:07 AM »

Offline footey

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Yeah the ads are really bothersome now. Timberland in particular. I canít surf on phone because of it.

Re: These ads are maddening!
« Reply #11 on: May 12, 2019, 03:46:13 AM »

Offline rondofan1255

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Yeah the ads are really bothersome now. Timberland in particular. I canít surf on phone because of it.

Yeah Iím about to give up using on phone too, ads giving a headache

So intrusive... bombarded with ads when scrolling, adding a replyís a chore with pop ups

Re: These ads are maddening!
« Reply #12 on: May 12, 2019, 04:51:25 AM »

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Yass! I can't help you with Australia's greatness issues
We have the Timelord and Spacelord. Now we need the Soul Lord, Power Lord, Reality Lord, and Mind Lord

Re: These ads are maddening!
« Reply #13 on: May 12, 2019, 06:38:18 AM »

Online JSD

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Yes, the ads have become a huge nuisance

Re: These ads are maddening!
« Reply #14 on: May 12, 2019, 07:59:50 AM »

Online RazzelnoDazzel

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Idk whatís more maddening the ads or when my thread gets merged 😕

 

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