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Journal Journal: Kind of neat

So today I was checking /. for the days happenings in the news. I noticed a new panel on RHS that read as follows:

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I clicked the box assuming that that opted me in for it. The ads haven't disappeared yet, but I thought that was a pretty neat idea. Even if it just lessens the ads and doesn't eliminate them all together that would still be pretty cool!

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