If I had to guess, I would say it is because the icons that we have to use aren't transparent.
But I don't know. Raye or Shawn may be able to answer that better...
It looks fine to me...
edit: oh you meant on the profile page? Yeah that should be fixed now.
but jesus christ the dark theme is so hideously ugly.
yes the dark theme is bad, but the white one hurts my eyes.
I have 1 year registered,
6 month registered (and 31 days),
why is 6 months showing up instead of the longer 1 year (and why only one year when I have been here since 2006?)