I share this loathing for all the reasons that he mentions in his post.
And if any further proof were need that it’s a bad idea, check out this example I’ve just seen on a site linked from TechCrunch.
The screen shot on TechCrunch shows the offending copy. See CarZen for yourself. And no, the fact that they are in Beta doesn’t excuse them.
The title of this post reminded me of this video. Just say No!