hand written

I haven’t tried this yet, but it looks pretty cool.
From Font Capture
At fontcapture.com you can create a font from your very own handwriting. There’s no software to download and install, all you need is a printer and a scanner. Simply fill in the font template, scan and upload it to our website, and download [...]


Apart from the fact that he’s an international sponsor of terrorism, there’s something heartwarming about Gaddafi.  Like the crazy uncle everyone knows is going to do something upsetting at the Christmas table.  Here’s the Guardian on his first ever address to the UN assembly.  Most probably his last as well….
From The Guardian
It was meant to [...]

not a spoof….

As you can see from these two different approaches, Microsoft are finding it difficult to get the branding right on their new products.  If the above ad doesn’t kill you from boredom, the one beneath is gonna make you feel slightly nauseous…

black stallion

meanwhile in Sydney…



For those of you  following the healthcare debate going on in the U.S, this “insiders’ report from Yasha Levine at The Exiled online will give you a sense of the special flavor of intellectualism that is driving the Republican argument.
The Exiled Online
Inside, the demographic was even more skewed towards the white and the [...]

essential services

from The Guardian
Best man Ryuichi Ichinokawa took his place before the assembled wedding guests, cleared his throat and for the next few minutes spoke movingly about the bride and groom. But his speech omitted one crucial fact: that he knew the beaming couple only marginally better than the waiters and waitresses serving their wedding [...]


How to write effective business messages

Back in 2001 Hunter S. Thompson sent the following  fax to Holly Sorensen, then Production Executive at indie movie studio The Shooting Gallery, telling her to that she should work a little harder at getting his  novel, The Rum Diary, into production..
HOLLY SORENSON / Shooting Gallery / Hollywood / Jan 22 ‘01
Dear Holly,
Okay, you [...]

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