Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login
Google

Oh hell, GOP using internet pop-ups

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » The DU Lounge Donate to DU
 
4dsc Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Feb-21-04 08:07 AM
Original message
Oh hell, GOP using internet pop-ups
I cannot believe but one of the many pop-ups I received this morning was a GOP ad!!

Anybody else seeing these thing??
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
BR_Parkway Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Feb-21-04 08:09 AM
Response to Original message
1. Great! Most people HATE those things as much as spam! n/t
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 
Systematic Chaos Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Feb-21-04 08:14 AM
Response to Original message
2. Here's a subtle, subliminal tip for you:
Mozilla!!!!

Mo...zil...la!!!

End popup BS for good! It worked for me!
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 
madrchsod Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Feb-21-04 08:27 AM
Response to Original message
3. yes mozilla or opera
i`ve never had a pop-up on either of these browsers. people will get really pissed at the rethug`s pop-ups,it would seem that it would be counter-productive
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 
muchacho Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Feb-21-04 08:44 AM
Response to Original message
4. Status quo
Taking the most annoying route for attention is the GOPs m.o.
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 
murielm99 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Feb-21-04 08:55 AM
Response to Original message
5. Yes, I am getting them, too.
Mine was from the RNC. I am tempted to e-mail them an obscenity laden message.
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 
RC Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Feb-21-04 10:28 AM
Response to Original message
6. No Popups with Netscape 7.x either.
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 
lpbk2713 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Feb-21-04 10:54 AM
Response to Reply #6
8. I use Netscape 7.1 and have no trouble with pup-ups or spammers.
The little pinheads that make this stuff spend most of their time targetting MSIE. (Let Bill Gates deal with it.)
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 
Tripper11 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Feb-21-04 10:49 AM
Response to Original message
7. Don't forget Avant Browser for killing pop-ups as well
Works all the time!
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 
DU AdBot (1000+ posts) Click to send private message to this author Click to view 
this author's profile Click to add 
this author to your buddy list Click to add 
this author to your Ignore list Tue May 28th 2024, 01:18 AM
Response to Original message
Advertisements [?]
 Top

Home » Discuss » The DU Lounge Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002 DCScripts.com
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators


Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC