The Rapidly Vanishing Font

There is a growing trend towards smaller and smaller fonts onblogs (e.g. 0.60em). While it’s asimple matter of customizing your local stylesheets, or overridingthe font size at the GUI level,it is a bit of a hassle.. Nonetheless, it seems to be a growing beliefthat using a small font someone implies professionalism or academicworth.

Yet when will the cycle end?