Now, that should make the whole process of a page load slightly faster, and it relieves us of a LOT of ADs. And yes, if you decide to block out 'certain elements', then the big-G begins to lose money too, for a major revenue for the big-G comes now through it's AdSense program. I decided to install this extension and give it a try. The filter that I added was /http://pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/show_ads.js/
The results are here:
Screenshot of the page with Adblock DISABLED
Screenshot of the page with Adblock ENABLED
I have uninstalled Adblock, for the Google Adsense has never been any botheration to me, but ...