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Okay, so maybe the Jerry Seinfeld and Bill Gates ads were designed to soften up the market by letting people get out all their pent-up anti-Microsoft emotions, so that the newer ads would seem better by comparison (sort of a scapegoat strategy). Or maybe they were just a total screwup and someone thought better of…

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So another ad on Craigslist has resulted in a man's house being ransacked and many of his belongings -- including his horse and his porch swing -- being stolen. Robert Salisbury of Jacksonville, Oregon apparently came home to find people rummaging through his home, after an ad on Craigslist said that he was giving away…

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I can't tell whether the incredible soccer tricks in this video are real, or whether they're computer-generated, but they are pretty damn cool regardless. Note: It appears to be a "viral" ad for this video game about street soccer, which suggests that at least some of it is fake. According to a comment I found,…

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This doesn't have anything to do with the Web, really -- or with Cadbury chocolate, which is the product that is allegedly being advertised -- but it still made me laugh for some reason. The original version is here.

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From Cory at Lost Remote comes a link to what has to be one of the most creative -- and elaborate -- classified ads ever, which the Roanoke Times newspaper from Roanoke, Virginia put up as part of its search for an editor. If you have even a few minutes to spare, you really should…

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