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Based on Disaster relief donations as a rotating ad?, would the submission of an ad in the Open Source ad rotation promoting men's health charity Movember be appropriate?

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"Relevant charity adverts"? Relevant how? –  Bart Oct 31 '12 at 18:57
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My objection remains the same: Where does it end? There are thousands of worthwhile charities; who decides what are worthy and not? And why dilute the Open Source ads? –  Andrew Barber Oct 31 '12 at 19:06
    
@Bart Good point. It may be too subjective. I'd class Movember as relevant due to it being November and a men's health charity (with programming having a male dominated reputation). Voting on the advert submission question would chose an advert users want making that the relevance criterion. –  StuperUser Oct 31 '12 at 19:09
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Ad Requirements: "It must be an advertisement soliciting the participation and contribution of programmers writing actual source code... for finding programmers who will help contribute code or other programmery things (documentation, code review, bug fixes, etc.)" –  Robert Harvey Oct 31 '12 at 19:11
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That's what I assumed. Relevant because the profession is male-dominated does not cut it for me though. That being said, even if you would cut the "relevant" out of your question, I would not be terribly in favor of having such ads, mainly along a similar line as @AndrewBarber. –  Bart Oct 31 '12 at 19:15

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If it was a charity for programming testicles or ovaries, read as you like, then it would be relevant.

If it was for causes that might clause you in "as a programmer" like having facial hair, or pubic fuzz, that would not be appropriate.

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That's so... random. –  Robert Harvey Oct 31 '12 at 20:10
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Put moustaches in place of testicles and it's the same thing. For some people. –  random Oct 31 '12 at 20:17

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