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. Still hides quite a bit of bs, all 'social networking' included, as in all of my styles. Enjoy the peace.
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
Removes the right aside column, allowing you to focus on the article text.
Ok NewYorker, stop it with the lightbulb in my eyes. Transform www.newyorker.com into the way it should have been in the first place. Light text on dark background. Guess what? The internet is not on paper. It is on a screen. With an electric light. Care to stare into a light bulb all day? Not me.
easier reading with low-contrast background and sans-serif font (avenir-heavy) 2010-12-03: added alternate fonts (Avenir-Heavy, eurostile, arial)