To wit, I queried for "nc sex offender registry", since I'd heard that
the North Carolina sex offender registry had been put online & I wanted
to see who might be lurking in my neck of the woods (FWIW, there were 13
in my ZIP code; shudder). What I got back was one match and an ad that
showed two women going at each other. Nice.
For fun, I tried "sexually transmitted diseases" -- thinking that such
a query might not be at all out of line for a young person doing a
little research on the net, perhaps for a school project. Looks like
"sexually" doesn't trigger the adds (or maybe it's the presence of
To see which was the case, I tried "sex disease" (without the quotes --
the others queries were with quotes). The explicit ads were back.
Anyway, no real point... I just find it interesting (and a little
disheartening). No comment necessary from you, CobraBoy -- I know what
your opinion is. :-)
-- John Klassa / Alcatel Telecom / Raleigh, NC, USA <><