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How can I turn off the automatic reload/refresh on websites like Drudge Report?

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These sites refresh about every few minutes are this is annoying when I'm in the middle on reading something.

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cor-el
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The Drudge Report site uses a JavaScript timer to reload the page every 3 minutes.

You can cancel the timer on that website with this bookmarklet.

javascript:clearInterval(timer);void(autoRefresh=null);

See this for a Greasemonkey script: