Another Way to Block Context Sensitive Adds on Web Pages

My friend, Joe Stocker, the illustrious Director of IT at Catapult Systems, pointed out another way of blocking contextual ads.  I think it’s a super cool idea:

From Joe:

Another way to do this is to download a copy of this hosts file which changes most ad companies to 127.0.0.1 (so your computer doesn’t route to their content). Ingenious, eh?

I got this from this MVP site:
http://www.mvps.org/winhelp2002/hosts.htm

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