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Rusty Foster is a writer and programmer who lives in Maine and has a lot of chickens. He spends too much time on the internet.
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Today in Tabs: tab+1
A "Marxist public intellectual," and what may be the final word on Flappy Bird
Today in Tabs: Between Two Tabs
A slow news day and reacting, again and again, to the True Detective finale.
Today in Tabs: Vox Tabuli
Moves in media, the bitcoin story that won't go away and how to apply to the Amtrak residency
Today in Tabs: Doxxing Satoshi
Reacting to the Bitcoin founder story and taking in True Detective
Today in Tabs: Tabs is a Flat Circle
Reacting to the doxxing of the long-mysterious creator of Bitcoin and revamping the SAT
Today in Tabs: It Is What It Is
Randi Zuckerberg stands alone. And man closer than ever to the dream of sending the Winklevoss twins to space.
Today in Tabs: Revelations
Corvettes spit back out of hell's maw and are e-cigs too cool to be legal?
Today in Tabs: TabFog
Ukraine journalism and the selfie seen round the world
Today in Tabs: #Tabcore
Vice's strange food beat and more twists in the Observer's hit-piece on Eric Schneiderman
Today in Tabs: MFA vs TAB
True Detective's tired bro-eyness and NYT misses the joke on @GSElevator
Today in Tabs: TabMD
The Netflix-Comcast deal is a disaster, smarter people than us say, and where did our Bitcoins go?
Today in Tabs: We Are All Once-In-a-Generation Talents
Goodbye Alec Baldwin, goodbye Piers Morgan!
Today in Tabs: Tabber's Delight
Some dumb vaccine headlines lead to dumb articles and Brian Williams raps
Today in Tabs: WhatsTab
James Franco saves our opinion of Shia LaBeouf and Facebook makes a big buy
Today in Tabs: Hot Pockalypse Now
"Diseased and unsound animals" in Hot Pockets and the Trump story won't die
Today in Tabs: Is This Tabs That I'm Feeling
Donald Trump profiles forever and musing on a Time Warner-Comcast merger — now with numbers
Today in Tabs: Happy Valentabs Day
A billionaire says the votes of the rich should count more
Today in Tabs: Tab-Warner Cable and Facebook's Evil Yacht
Looking forward to Comcast-Time-Warner and the changing face of San Francisco
Today in Tabs: Tabbing Westward
James Taranto makes some suspect comments about rape and Mitch Albom goes out on a limb about The Beatles
Today in Tabs: Heironymus Tab
Barbie's Sport Illustrated spread and hell claims some Corvettes.
Today in Tabs: Oates Jumps Shark
Joyce Carol Oates weighs in on Woody Allen, by critiquing a literary classic, and AOL's CEO comments about "distressed babies"
Today in Tabs: The Integrity of Your Tabs, and Everything Inside Them
Shaun White's "elegant selfies" and the Sochi electronics security scare that wasn't
Today in Tabs: Secrets and Tabs
An app that specializes in secrets starts a tech rumor and Sochi stays in the news because it's filled with journalists
Today in Tabs: The Daily Worst
Debating science with a creationist and the Daily Beast's strange coverage
Today in Tabs: Tabs and Misdemeanors
A summary of the ongoing Woody Allen/Dylan Farrow situation
Today in Tabs: Hoaxes and Portents
A hoax of a Philip Seymour Hoffman death hoax, Miley in W, and everything you wanted to know about horses
Today in Tabs: Tab Bowl XLVIII
Get ready for the Super Bowl and tickle-me-Rob-Ford
Today in Tabs: It Happened to Us All
Race relations in yoga, finding out if women like fedoras and Neanderthal DNA.
Today in Tabs: Put a Sock In It, You Tabless Wonders
The Kernel and Nerve both get acquired and Rep. Grimm threatens a reporter
Today in Tabs: The State of Our Tabs is Strong
Obama's SOTU gets three separate responses, Tom Perkins' watch and Reddit is still made of monsters. It's Today in Tabs.
Today in Tabs: Kleiner, Perkins, Nachtmusik
Venture capitalist Tom Perkins compares criticism of the rich to Nazism, and Gmail goes down.
Today in Tabs: Diseased Cannibal Tabs from Planet Hillary
The NY Times Magazine looks to the stars to predict 2016 and that ghost ship of cannibal rats may be hoaxish