Saturday, July 30, 2011

I'm Comic Sans, Asshole

If you're surrounded by designers like me, you've surely experienced the backlash against the funloving but persistently misused font Comic Sans. Here, Mike Lacher sticks up for "the best thing to happen to typography since Johannes fucking Gutenberg."

Thursday, July 28, 2011

Newport Folk Festival 2011

This one's for you, Skipper. Newport Folk Festival this weekend. If you're in the Rhode Island area, try to check it out. Here are some limited screened posters by Nate Duval and Chris Capotosto, respectively.

Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Fake Blood - I Think I Like It

Hennessy Youngman - Art Thoughtz

Chuck Klosterman: This is Hennesy Youngman. He is, I suppose, an art critic; if you only watch the first 60 seconds of this clip, you will suspect he is a confused, pretentious goofball. But this is not the case — this is a person who really, really understands what he's talking about, to the point that there is no difference between his jokes and his actual message. Youngman does for art what Nardwuar the Human Serviette did for rock interviewing: He uses an authentic depth of knowledge to explode the fabricated import of what he's supposed to be doing.