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I am not sure if anyone else has noticed this problem. Why is there links to porn sites on this site? Don't we have a moderator/ administrator to make sure things like this don't happen? I took a snap shot of my screen and thought I would ask why? Is money being made off these links?
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You probably accidently hit something in your browser history. Was it at least good porn?
 

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Rick that is a good one. The links are right at the top and bottom of each page. Right under the Cougar drawing on the main page. Look at the picture I posted the links are at the bottom.
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I don't visit any of such, but it is kind of TODAY'S WORLD, so I just ignore, and move on to my interests.

I would guess MONEY might be involved.

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His bride? First. she is a Muslima and his father was Jewish - go figure. Second, his wife Huma Abedin was Hillary's girl toy. It was a marriage of convenience that accomplished two goals. It cast doubt on suspicions that HRC is gay and it gave Weiner better connection to the Clintonistas.

The whole Weiner thing will have a very short news cycle in the mainstream media, he's a Democrat.
 

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well, the ads are google adsense ads, so technically you do in a way. your search prefs, queries etc all get weighted in along with page content "things like "cougar"".. and do any search for cougar lately and most of what comes up is not about cars. ^_^
 

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I am not sure if anyone else has noticed this problem. Why is there links to porn sites on this site? Don't we have a moderator/ administrator to make sure things like this don't happen? I took a snap shot of my screen and thought I would ask why? Is money being made off these links?
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I think we are on our own. I heard the site was sold(?)
Can anyone fill us in?

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I am not sure if anyone else has noticed this problem. Why is there links to porn sites on this site? Don't we have a moderator/ administrator to make sure things like this don't happen? View attachment 26207
I think we are on our own. I heard the site was sold(?)
Can anyone fill us in?
Yes we have moderators, and yes the site has been sold. As a result "new" moderators have been put in place. I do not know what criteria was used in selecting them. But like Kilroy says, yes, with regard to this, we are on our own. Because from what I've seen, the moderator is more concerned with deleting posts and banning members who are here for the fun and camaraderie... like it used to be before new ownership took place.
 

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I can't tell you what pornography is, but I thought I would know it when I saw it.
After looking at that screen shot apparently I was mistaken (not wrong, just mistaken).
 

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I guess "porn" is subjective. Just ask a few members of our esteemed congress. ( yes i did just say member & congress in the same sentance)

but I digress, since the site is under new management there are links for various "cougar sites" in the ads by google up at the very top of the site that some poor soul may inadvertanly click on and find offence to.
But it is up to the new ownership and mods at large ( and small) to make this a "safe" site. Id take it up with them and if you do not find satisfaction to your likeing, I dare say you may have luck elsewhere.

You may want to try over at the Curb http://www.thecurb.us or the classic cougar community http://classiccougarcommunity.com/ to see if that is more to your likeing.
 

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First, moderators have no control over these ads you mention. You are always welcome to send a PM to handle "Admin", Helena to see if she can do anything about them. I have never seen them myself, I understand that only non-members or members who are not logged in see them.

Second, Mark, you really need to get a grip and find the wherewithall to get over your delusions. I have consulted with the board owners and understand very clearly what is okay and what is not - and it has not changed from before the board changed ownership. If you do not like the way things are going, you are welcome to go wherever else you like and/or not participate, that it entirely up to you.

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P.S. "the moderator" is actually moderator(s). Royce, CougarCJ and myself are moderators. Royce apparently does not have the time to moderate since he moved and Scott keeps a low profile (which sometimes I wish I had, oh well!).
 

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This site is what we make of it...Cougar owners (at least to me) have always been some of the finest people I have ever met. Either in person or here on this site, let's try not take those easy cheap shots at one another. Good intentioned ribbing is always a mainstay here and I enjoy laughing at myself and some of the stupid things that I have done in my 50+ years. However, some of you have topped mine. I can always flush this site if I wanted to, but you guys and gals crack me up sometimes. Tomorrow is not a promise, I see it every week on the ambulance...so,... remember that people will always remember the bad stuff you do, and rarely remember the good deeds.

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Well said Jay.

There's nothing wrong with fun and comradery until it becomes abusive and disrespectful. I thought we all left that sort of thing back in grade school.
 

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As others have said, the google ads are targeted toward you specifically, based on your search history.

Recently, I've been looking for a trailer, so now on a lot of sites I go on, I get targeted advertising about trailers and trailering, and all sorts of tangents from it.

If you are getting links to porn, then it's quite possible that somebody has been using your computer to look at stuff. Don't suppose you have a teenage son, do you ?
There is also the sexual connotation of "Cougar".
(can I say SEX on here pre-watershed ?) :bloated:

Best suggestion is to clear your browsing history regularly, and if in doubt, don't click on anything.
 

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As others have said, the google ads are targeted toward you specifically, based on your search history.

Recently, I've been looking for a trailer, so now on a lot of sites I go on, I get targeted advertising about trailers and trailering, and all sorts of tangents from it.

If you are getting links to porn, then it's quite possible that somebody has been using your computer to look at stuff. Don't suppose you have a teenage son, do you ?
There is also the sexual connotation of "Cougar".
(can I say SEX on here pre-watershed ?) :bloated:

Best suggestion is to clear your browsing history regularly, and if in doubt, don't click on anything.
Of course the floozy handler has a certain amount of expertise in this area. :evil:
 

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Talking trash?

yikes. Subjective I guess.
 
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