changes made so far.
1. Removed some colors and blended some other.
2. Removed some border outlines so site bleneded better
3. Change font on topic topic in middle
4. Removed adds from middle and placed at bottom of page
5. Reduced header sizes
6. Reduced article font size.
I only did this on the index page. To compare what there was with what I have now simple click on the next controversy link at the bottom of the page.