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  1. Rambunctious
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    Just to let you know I had a Trojan blocked and deleted while logging on to USMB yesterday. Clean it up.
     
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    Xenophon Gone and forgotten

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    Its the google ads, I get those all the time, they try and get into your system.
     
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    It wouldn't hurt to tip the hired help once in a while.
     
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    Just take it off and throw it away. Try again with a different brand.
     
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    We have a name for people who use other brands....

















    We call them parents.
     
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    Use firefox with the adblock add-on, stop letting web adverts leech your resources.
     
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    asaratis Uppity Senior Citizen Gold Supporting Member Supporting Member

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    Works for me. Sometimes I hear the first bit of those audiomercials, but the rest is silenced...and the pop-up is never seen.
     
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    Midnight Marauder BANNED

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    I've never seen a peep or even a hint of anything at all from adverts.

    Which filter are you subscribed to?
     
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    Thanks Midnight!
     
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    asaratis Uppity Senior Citizen Gold Supporting Member Supporting Member

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    I couldn't tell you. My IT guy put it on my laptop and my netbook. I use Firefox almost all the time.
     

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