Google Adsense has served up some odd things through Gmail before including bed-wetting clothing and feminine care products.Â Today I was served up an ad for Topamax, an anti-convulsant.Â Is there something in my mailing pattern or search trends to indicate I’m epileptic?
Greatest Promotional Ad Ever
I’ve read Penny Arcade regularly for about a year and gone through the back catalog about a half-dozen times.Â The creators have recently released an adventure On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness and it will probably be huge with the two people that like adventure games.Â Anyway, they’ve been promoting the game on their site for a few weeks but today I noticed the best add I’ve probably seen in a year:
If I ever write a book I want an ad of this caliber.
Down with Pinatas, I hope this is a joke
I found a Google ad for Down with Pinatas, a group that advocates against pinatas and their violent heritage.Â The statistics page is wonderful.Â I’m assuming this is farce but it was a google ad.Â Why would someone pay to have a farce site promoted?Â Viral marketing?Â Bet?Â I don’t know.Â But if you scroll to the bottom of the page there’s a very small smiley.Â Intriguing…
21st Century Computers
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Scene: Person standing behind a antiseptic-looking counter with the phrase “holistic computers” orContinue reading
We should have these at camp…
Well, at least the first one.