Dirk Dot Net

Creator of useful things. Based in Chiang Mai, Northern Thailand.

American Advertising Hell Coming to Facebook

Facebook will expose users to unquittable video ads lasting 15 seconds, wasting billions of seconds of humanity's time:

The move would also be consistent with the long-term trend toward increasingly pervasive advertising in American culture. Once upon a time, ads in movie theaters were considered controversial. Telemarketing evolved into faxed ads, email ads, web ads, phone ads and on and on.

Maybe some bleating, but the sheep won't mind.