so sad....the column has returned Rated 5 out of 5 stars

As of July 16, 2011 it's back again. Is there a new fix? why o why does Google do this? To be clear: none of the previous fixes, nothing mentioned anywhere by anyone here, works anymore.

thank you flipper! Rated 5 out of 5 stars

was dismayed it was back - now, thanks to flipper, gone again!

3rd attempt to post here!!! Rated 4 out of 5 stars

altho iGoogle Tab Remover by David Rubin was brilliant for 3 hours, this workaround no longer works and the dangable iGoogle left column in back!!

can someone please make a new filter or whatever it takes? thank you!

oh dammit - worked for all of 3 hours Rated 5 out of 5 stars

this tab remover was good but it only worked for 3 hours. what the heck is google's problem. why is it so hellbent on making this fricking column keep popping up?

more to the point: NOW WHAT? I can't stand this damnable left column.

please help.