Not only gravely intrusive ad bars, but also filthy blue words triggering popups with Facebook rubbish.
We see many positive comments here. They are good-faith, but obsolete (see timestamps). Sad if there is no way to prompt people to re-evaluate.
I have been using LinuxQuestions.org for many years. The user forums here provide very effective help when things get to mysterious. The helpful attitudes, combined with knowing what they are talking about, makes this an outstanding site.