What the heck is Twitter doing in the browser that it needs this much RAM?

To compare, I have about a dozen tabs open and none of the others are using more than 350MB.

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@zorinlynx JavaScript. Lots of it. Constant loop for updating your feed, any GIF is just JPEGs being switched out in a constant loop, plus Heaven knows what else in ads and their own internal tracking.

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