broadsheet

By Hal Canary, 2004-10-30 14:41:43 (link)
#life

The London Times will no longer print a broadsheet edition; instead they will print only an easy to read tabloid edition. (source)

I've always hated the size of boradsheets. They are too big to fold easily. So why are they that size? “Historically, broadsheets were developed when in 1712 a tax was placed on British newspapers based on the number of their pages.” (source)


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