We’re on a mission. Twice a week, internet obsessive Ernie Smith (formerly of ShortFormBlog) takes a deep dive towards the absolute end of the long tail, and he’s putting his findings in your inbox. Wanna follow along? You know what to do: Put your name and email address in this box to sign up for our twice-a-week newsletter.

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Update: Deadline Extended

The zine is coming back!

The second issue of the Tedium zine is in the works right now, with the goal of shipping in January. Sign up for a $5 or higher Patreon tier by January 15 January 19 to get your hands on one!


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Lesser Tedium

Mozlla’s IRL podcast recently featured my thoughts about browser tab overload for all to hear. The whole thing’s worth listening to, but my strong opinions can be found around the 9:20 mark.


”Watching it actually made me dumber, and I didn’t mind a bit.”

— Flop-reviewing legend Nathan Rabin, who wrote a review of Surf Ninjas that was gifted to me. Yes, that happened.


Blogging Bandwagon Jumpers

Are you starting a blog in 2019? Here's a list of some sites that I know are getting off the ground this year. Have one of your own? Let us know.


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