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Old 12-19-2008, 09:08 PM   #1561
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I saw a fellow by the side of the road today holding up a sign which said "Will Avatar For Food". Tough times.
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Old 12-19-2008, 09:15 PM   #1562
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I saw a fellow by the side of the road today holding up a sign which said "Will Avatar For Food". Tough times.
I also saw it, and had a camera ready.
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Old 12-19-2008, 11:44 PM   #1563
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I also saw it, and had a camera ready.
Seven minutes between VR's post and Madam's picture. I'm pretty sure that's further proof that Madam's primacy at MAD AVATAR SKILZ is unbeatable.

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Old 12-23-2008, 06:38 PM   #1564
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Normally I have a bit of trouble passing an eye test, but not today!
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Old 12-23-2008, 06:59 PM   #1565
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Welllll, that bottom line still makes me squint! But the rest of it is clear as ...... as a pinwheel! Or somethin' like that.
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Old 12-23-2008, 07:10 PM   #1566
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Normally I have a bit of trouble passing an eye test, but not today!
you know, i've always found eye charts to be very graphically appealing. i've got a sort of weakness for typography. that's a brilliant avatar, madam b. as always. and if it helps you pass your eye test, even better !
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Old 12-23-2008, 07:51 PM   #1567
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Finally got the tree up, could only afford 3 ornaments this year so I had to make sure they were special.
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Old 12-23-2008, 07:54 PM   #1568
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those are pretty stylie ornaments... i can't imagine a classier tree. understated, yet so elegant. and cultivated as well.
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Old 12-24-2008, 07:14 AM   #1569
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Welllll, that bottom line still makes me squint! But the rest of it is clear as ...... as a pinwheel! Or somethin' like that.

I can never read the bottom line - I think it says 'Printed in Birmingham by Schuster and Sons. Ltd.' but I'm not really sure .
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Old 12-24-2008, 08:06 AM   #1570
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Old 12-24-2008, 11:52 AM   #1571
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you know, i've always found eye charts to be very graphically appealing. i've got a sort of weakness for typography. that's a brilliant avatar, madam b. as always. and if it helps you pass your eye test, even better !
I recently saw the film "Helvetica". You'd love it, Zee! I even wear a button now on my coat that says "I hate Helvetica", set in Helvetica, of course. I had to give the "I love Helvetica" button away to a friend.
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Old 12-24-2008, 11:54 AM   #1572
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A movie about a font? Were the serifs made with or without CGI?
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Old 12-24-2008, 11:59 AM   #1573
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Yes. A movie about a font. And Helvetica is san-serif, making your question moot.
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Old 12-24-2008, 11:59 AM   #1574
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hey, i forgot about that film ! thanks for reminding me. must look into it.
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on helvetica ? with cgi, obviously, pfff.
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Old 12-24-2008, 12:14 PM   #1575
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