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I Hate Advertisements

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 125 People

    If I Hated It Less It Would Be Better For Me

    I hate advertisement so much that it makes me sick. Once I saw some publicitary on TV saying that it was the sustaining structure for the freedom of expression, and I thought I was going to puke. To me, saying that is a lie to the point of being criminal! When I watch all the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Nov 12, 2009

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    How To Minimize Online Advertisements

    I use the Firefox browser which has a plugin entitled "Flashblock". It will replace any flash ad on a web page with a simple play button. To load the flash script, you simply press this play button. Of course, all flash content will be blocked so sometimes you'll need...
    fascad3 fascad3 36-40, M Nov 19, 2009

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    I Am At War With Your Company.

    I avoid you like the plague. As a matter of fact, you are a plague. Popup blocker, AdBlock and Flashblock destroy you on the internet. The remote wipes you clean on TV. When I see your billboard, I think how pathetic you are. When your flyers land in my mailbox, I toss you...
    fascad3 fascad3 36-40, M 2 Responses Sep 10, 2009

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    Why do car adverts make the car out to be a

    fashion accessory? Fair enough I like an "attractive" car but I want an advert to tell me about the car's performance, fuel efficiency, emissions, braking system, handling etc...not a ******* "SUMMER COLLECTION" as the Fiat 500 is being flogged as...******* advertisers are...
    spankwire spankwire 46-50, M Jun 24, 2014

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    They Are So Invasive

    Advertisements have become progressively more invasive and I feel that we should do something about it. Advertisements used to be still images on web pages, then they started taking up more memory with mini-movies. Now they're not only taking up more memory, they're taking up and...
    monsterdog81 monsterdog81 31-35, M 2 Responses Nov 20, 2010

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    The Ones That Talk

    I've never had a problem with the ones that are just banners on the side of the screen, but I hate those talking ones.  There's two of them like that that I can remember.  They're currently the most annoying ads I've ever seen...I mean heard. The first one is the ad...
    RopinTexan RopinTexan 22-25, M 8 Responses Sep 10, 2008

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    crypticcrime crypticcrime 22-25, F Jul 29, 2015

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    Where Do I Start?

    I reserve particular venom for a TV ad in Britain for the Halifax building society. It is beyond hideuos. It concerns a radio show, where a still wet behind the ears assistant/DJ is trying to extol the virtue of their cash ISA's, when the strain (I use that word...
    mizzen123 mizzen123 46-50, M Apr 2, 2010

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    No, I don't care about 15 celebrities

    who ruined their faces with plastic surgery, nor about 24 celebs who grew hot, nor about those who got fat, nor about a video which will make me quit my job, nor about a surprising giveback to a mother who lost her son and nor about the 13 sexiest and most naked celebrity...
    budhaanddogs budhaanddogs 16-17, F Jan 31

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    Advertisement Steals My Private Property

    Oil, Coil, copper, gold, silver are resources.But time is another one.Advertisement steals my attention. When stealing my attention, my time has been stolen.Like I go into a supermarket and I just TAKE instead of BUYING without asking for permission.Does private property count...
    Iamwithu Iamwithu 22-25, M May 17, 2012

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    What a Criminal Waste

    In fact, some ads I like. I like small ads, lists of ordinary people providing extraordinary goods and services, they can be funny, eye-catching, daft, informative. But the huge quantities of human creativity squandered on adding value to cars and tennis shoes is just plain...
    tomfool tomfool 41-45, M 1 Response Nov 5, 2007

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    Very Much So..

    These days, I hate all kinds of advertisements. Billboards, online ads, commercials, all of it. I'm so sick and tired of being bombarded with that crap. I've got up Adblocker and Noscript, I don't watch television, and I don't use any video streaming sites that have advertising...
    delirium delirium 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 18, 2010

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    I love using Adblock now!

    !! It is a free app and it sets up a VPN on your phone. Now every app you use does not have any ads. No more waiting for YouTube videos!!!
    Pilotbob75 Pilotbob75 36-40, M 2 Responses Jan 8

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    Things You Cant Buy

    I've been thinking about this 1. what cant u buy? health u can buy, and you have to pay for, love and sex seem connected to worldly success in lots of ways, mental health can be bought to some extent; I pay a lot of money for a shrink, and it works! but what about freedom? I...
    tomfool tomfool 41-45, M 3 Responses May 17, 2008

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    I would say that I hate advertisements,

    but I don't even think that truly scratches the surface of how deep my unrelenting fury delves for these abominations. I've had a song stuck in my head, so I decided to go to YouTube to play a video on my phone and listen to it while I work, and yes, I'm aware that was my first...
    DarkestDespair DarkestDespair 36-40, M Jul 22, 2015

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    Waiting For About:blank= Waiting For Ad Load

    Interactive advertisement my ***- it isn't that i'm surprised companies will do anything to sell a product neither am i surprised to see advertisers basically uploading their commercials to the web considering how many forgo the TV for specific shows they can watch online with no...
    tulick tulick 31-35, F 5 Responses Aug 25, 2010

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    I hate everyone. It seems like you can no longer trust anyone anymore other than yourself and that ******* sucks.
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    ZombieSlayer333 ZombieSlayer333 16-17 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I hate how men treat women as sex objects and worse and how nothing ever seems to happen to them....I hate how sex is used to sell everything hate how you cannot watch anything on...
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    Today I almost lost my girlfriend and I never hated myself more than now. They diagnosed her with carbon monoxide poisoning. She tried to kill herself and it's my fault! I hate...
    LoloRegz LoloRegz 18-21, F 4 Responses Feb 1

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    I deal with a lot of self-hatred and disgust. I'm disgusted with myself for feeling awful all the time. I'm disgusted with myself for feeling broken. My life is practically perfect...
    Hush92 Hush92 18-21, F 9 Responses Jan 31

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    I hate them and I hate my parents when they give me one they hurt their embarrassing and they sting. Parents are suppose to respect us if they want us to respect them spankings are...
    CheerNikki13 CheerNikki13 13-15, F 11 Responses Jan 29

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    I'm sorry, but I need to get these feelings of resentment and hatred out of me before I end up doing something very foolish. I hate my mother. I just hate her. I cant stand to be...
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    #OscarSoWhiteOh yeah, you better believe I have something to say about this! The Fire Rises!!!For the last couple of days, I've watched video after video, I've read article after...
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