Stephen is Admin's real name.
The ad actually is on some pages, but not Chat or Puzzle.
A way to avoid scrolling over any ad is to hit the "Play" button to load a new puzzle. That way, you can pull the cursor straight down through the "hate ads?" logo into the puzzle zone. Also, most computers let you hit Tab to get to the first letter in the puzzle or the equal sign to center it before pressing any other key.
Slotted spoons don't hold much soup. - Stephen Sondheim