easier reading with low-contrast background and sans-serif font (avenir-heavy) 2010-12-03: added alternate fonts (Avenir-Heavy, eurostile, arial)
Firefox only. Works, see the pic. The New Yorker newyorker.com There's just too much bs but it's a start. A better pic - http://i.imgur.com/D9xhi.png Assumes you're using an add blocking style/ext. I use AdBan for ads blocking (https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/adban/). Still hide quite a bit of bs, all 'social networking' included, as in all of my styles. Enjoy the peace.
Removes the right aside column, allowing you to focus on the article text.
Makes The New Yorker readable. A slight bodge job - ALL fonts are changed to Georgia. Improvements: - Leading increased - Line break added after paragraphs - Fonts changed from Times to Georgia