We're not sure how the OWH picks its online ads.
When you look at the Adsense ads on the Leavenworth Street blog, they're automatically chosen by Google's supercomputers, associated with the content in the story (usually).
So we cracked up a little in this OWH story about a criminal defendant in Douglas County District Court.
He had a number of outbursts in the court room, and apparently threatened the judge, so...
"Lewis was rolled into the courtroom this morning in an office chair. Five Douglas County sheriff's deputies flanked Lewis. He was wearing at least two stun belts and was in handcuffs and leg restraints."(How's that for a Hannibal Lecter-esque visual.)
And then, apparently completely unrelated to the story, we get the Office Depot ad for...
Ven Highback Vinyl chairYou gotta love some prime product placement. (Man, when they say they have ALL your office needs, they really mean it. Wonder if they carry these.)
The defendant's final quote of the article:
"I'm fixin' to beat these charges. Let's roll."No word if Lewis was speaking to the deputies pushing his chair...
[Btw, apparently the ads change. But from the pic up above, you get the gist...]