CNN’s New Graphics: “Official News Network For The Visually Impaired!”

By Brian 

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CNN has increased the font size of its graphics, as the image to the right (courtesy CNNfan.com) demonstrates. “They’re hard on the eyes and more difficult to read,” one e-mailer complains. “It looks like they’re the official news network for the visually impaired!,” another person says. “I guess their attempt to have an on-air look that was somewhat tasteful and restrained compared to FNC was simply a short-term experiment.”

> “Jon Klein said months ago that he didn’t like the tiny letters,” CNNfan.com notes.

> “Maybe if our graphics department could settle with an image everyone is happy with, we wouldn’t have to change so much,” an insider complains…

> Update: 5:15pm: “I feel like CNN’s screen is yelling at me now. I want to tell it to shhh,” Dan e-mails…

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