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VERY annoying STROBING ad!

Steve Green Jun 18, 2013 06:07 PM

There's an ad on the right side that is strobing rapidly from bright white to black -- just the sort of thing that could set off a seizure in an epileptic. Just says "click here" and something about strawberries. Hard to even look at. Tried to get a screen grab, but it came up blank. This is just about the most annoying ad I've ever seen on the web, anywhere.

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  1. khh1138 RE: Steve Green Jun 28, 2013 03:59 PM

    I'm not epileptic, but that's exactly the kind of thing that triggers a migraine for me (intense flashing lights will do it). Oh, you advertising people. I understand we need your kind. I let my eyes stray charitably over your wares from time to time, to support these websites. Do you have to torture us?

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    1. re: khh1138
      meshane RE: khh1138 Jun 30, 2013 09:51 PM

      If you take a screen grab or let us know who the advertiser was, we can try to track it down and get it shut down. Otherwise, it's hard to know what steps we can take for you.

      1. re: meshane
        Steve Green RE: meshane Jul 1, 2013 05:03 AM

        It disappeared shortly after my original post (that same day). Again, I had tried to get a screen grab, but it came up blank.

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