Since switching to 3 columns this past week, I've heard both pro and cons on the new design. If feel like it needs work. I like 3 columns, but the way it is now, there's not enough difference between the main center column and the sidebars, which is distracting.
What do you guys think about the double-right sidebars look at Pirate's Cove?
Oh, and somebody in the comments had talked about readability and the gray background. I've always had a light-gray background here. Why? After a while, a white background becomes harsh on the eyes on a computer screen. Newsprint is grayish, and if you pick up a book and you'll notice that in most cases the paper is a creamy off-white.
At any rate, we'll keep tinkering until we get it right. Which is to say, we'll keep tinkering. Whether we ever actually "get it right" is one of those cosmic questions for which there may be no answer.
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