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    What happens when ...

    ... you check out this video:

    https://www.independent.co.uk/life-s...-a9232091.html

    With an ad-blocker, I get a blank screen with raucous music.

    Without ad-blocker, I get two or three obnoxious commercials. It's supposed to be a Welsh ad for Christmas cheer - a family run shop with the owner's two-year old son running the place.

    Same for you?
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    Re: What happens when ...

    I watched this video this afternoon on Youtube and didn't get any commercials at all... just the heartwarming video.
    Let me know if you want me to post it.
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    Re: What happens when ...

    I get one commercial, then the video plays in 3 - 4 second segments interspaced with the "wait circle."
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    Re: What happens when ...

    I didn't even get the raucous music. But a quick Google (highlight text, right click, 'Search Google...") turned up this link
    https://www.smoothradio.com/features...istmas-advert/
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    Re: What happens when ...

    Worked fine for me. Asked me to turn off my ad blocker but still ran when I said no.
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