What version of Chrome are you using? 19.0.1084.15
What OS are you using? Windows Vista
What extensions do you have installed? Adblock plus (ENABLED), FB Purity, Sports Scoreboard (ENABLED),Torrentz search,TV for Google Chrome,UTorrent for Google Chrome, Weatherwindow by Weatherbug (ENABLED), Youtube thumbs (ENABLED)
What happens when you clear all cache, cookies, and downloads? Is the start up time improved? NO!
When you next close Chrome, please close it via the wrench menu: Wrench Menu>Exit Chrome (on Mac, Exit in the Chrome Menu)