Archive for May, 2006

doublemint nightmare

Sunday, May 21st, 2006

i don’t remember the tv commercial, and i don’t remember why, but i remember i had a crush on the doublemint twins. i watched the commercial as closely as i did repeatedly. it seems surreal. i’m flipping through a community college catalog i got in the mail tonight, and, by golly, there’s one of the […]

the dark age of type

Monday, May 15th, 2006

i read a post at flowstate lamenting the “lack of a functioning platform and ecosystem for using custom fonts in applications.” so sad. i’m deafened by the violins. these guys should try video games on for size. (cue the crying orchestra). the industry has grown at twice the rate of film, computer hardware, even the […]

Buttercup is bigger in person

Thursday, May 11th, 2006

davidicus posing with Buttercup of the Powerpuff Girls i finally met Buttercup, my favorite Powerpuff girl, at E3. unfortunately, she didn’t say a word. she was much taller than i thought she’d be. notes many things about Buttercup, including: buttercup is hand fed buttercup is protoanemonin buttercup is home to many lovely fairies buttercup […]