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Okay Type is where Jackson Cavanaugh designs type and lettering

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Today's favorite feature, highlighted vertical strokes that aren't exactly true to the italic angle

Figured out how to add custom icons for my tools :

Rotalics, schmotalics. Time to introduce the Rotroman.

Another small reason I love : A few lines of code = a bespoke drop down menu

The face doesn't have OT features but I wrote some applescript to do subs. cc

that plus a little bit of geektool and applescript = new iTunes desktop cc

this is what pushed me over the edge, the new messages app :

I have a new favorite 19th c. type specimen spine :

A better shot of the puppet-Dwiggins :

Completely in love with this photo of William Addison Dwiggins with a William Addison Dwiggins puppet :

Alright Sans spotted in the latest Design Bureau magazine's coverage of last year's STA Archive opening :

A nice engraving of Marder, Luse & Co. in 1871 :

Spotted Harriet again "Type Design is for crazy people" via

Everyone was wrong. The answer:

Bonus points if you can read this 19th c. type founder's corner piece :

Cash-strapped Gooogle added a giant "Kickstart new fonts!" button to the top of every google.com/webfonts page.