We need to set an SLA and not push this to production untill we meet it
This needs to be fixed before a production release.
Having spoken with Dan on Friday and looking at team focus I would suggest the following goal.
Let the article load be so fast that I *never* need to see an interstitial.
Both Corey and Brian had ideas for data layer threading update which should go a long way to addressing this. Suggest we get together to plan this.