and downloading from the interweb thing

rudescience: If you’re not hiding after 20 proxies you’re interwebbing wrong.

avichyssoise rudescience: If you aren’t downloading web pages via wget and then only interacting with them while offline using a FOSS browser you’re interwebbing wrong

You make jokes but I had several people that day ask me how to stop advertisements from tracking them.

They’re usually too cheap to get good anti-malware too, so it’s all the more important to be blocking random crap from loading in your browser, amongst other things.