| Isn't multi-column layout mostly useless in a medium with a vertical scrollbar?
| It works fine for magazines and newspapers with short pages, but who wants
| to scroll up and down all the time to follow the columns?
I think some of us are hoping that some browser supplier will "discover"
the idea of pages and do a paginating browser rather than a scrolling
browser. I don't think physical convenience is the only reason we
abandoned scolls for books in the physical world - I think they're
better ergonomically, too.
There is a fair amount of typographical evidence that relatively short
lines (as you get in a multi-column layout) are more readable than
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