Unfortunate Ad Placement

by Joey deVilla on August 7, 2007

Someday, we’ll have better ad-placement algorithms, but in the meantime, we’ll have to live with “it would be funny if it weren’t tragic” ad placements like the ad paired with the story about “Your Black Muslim Bakery’s” history of thuggery below:

Screenshot of Slate showing article about violence at “Your Black Muslim Bakery” paired with an ad showing a black kid and the headline “I can’t believe you don’t have life insurance!”
Click to see the screenshot at full size.

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