"News articles" like "These headphones are 99$ off today on Amazon" that you see on more and more formerly reputable websites (content/native ads) are worse for the web and you individually than what the adblockers indiscriminately set out to "fix" in the first place. Block cross-site tracking, sure, but let the ads live in their own little boxes over on the side.

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