Best Safari extension ever created

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My old car has been making horrible noises recently whenever I try to put it in reverse.

I searched the web for a solution, but most of the results were vague and inconclusive. Google mostly returned forum posts where every armchair mechanic had a different, and often incorrect, diagnosis.

Luckily, YouTube came to the rescue!

Not only did the top videos help me correctly diagnose the problem, they also showed me how to fix it. Half an hour later, I emerged from under the car with the problem solved — and it cost me just a few dabs of grease. I was mighty pleased with myself.

But one thing about YouTube drove me crazy: the irritating and intrusive ads.

Now, as someone who runs a small media business that relies heavily on ads, it’s kinda rich for me to complain about them. But YouTube often seems excessive: There are too many ads, and you often can’t skip them. They ruin the ASMR videos I’m addicted to.

Luckily, there’s a solution: a Safari extension that some people say is the best browser extension ever created.

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One more thing ...

The older I get, the more I see how much motivations matter. The Zune was crappy because the people at Microsoft don’t really love music or art the way we do. We won because we personally love music.

— Steve Jobs, 2008.

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