Last update: 26-Oct-02000
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Agency FB (+2):
See the sound of jazz throught the eyes of the people who play it. Body-language is essential. Looking at a musician playing is the complete experience; recordings will always miss that.
Andale Mono* (+2):
The Object-Oriented revolution ushered in by the SmallTalk language and now championed by Java devotees seems destined to leave the "SmallTalkers" behind.
University of California at San Diego (UCSD)
Campus Parking Permit Required At All Times
Baskerville Old Face (+2):
"Matilda Briggs was not the name of a young woman, Watson," said Holmes in a reminiscent voice. "It was a ship which is associated with the giant rat of Sumatra, a story for which the world is not yet prepared."
Bauhaus 93 (+2):
Earth, Wind and Flour A Different Kind of Pizza Restaurant
Berlin Sans FB (+2):
Now your Beanie Babies can wear Halloween costumes too!
Bernard MT Condensed (+2):
Sloakham & Stokes, LTD.,
purveyors of fine bisquits, tea cakes, &etc.
Blackadder ITC (+3):
Be warned that all who Aid and Abet the tyrranical Naval Press Gangs at large in this Country that you are hereby considered Fair Game for the avenging Scarecrow and his Minions.
Bookman Old Style (+2):
As one lamp lights another, nor grows less, so nobleness enkindleth nobleness.
Bradley Hand ITC (+2):
Jules and Jim both loved the same woman.
Britannic Bold (+2):
He polished up the brass so carefully
that now he is the Captain of the Queen's Navy.
Walt Disney Feature Animation
Brush Script MT Italic (+3):
Simplicity Patterns make sewing easy!
California FB (+2):
Old money families in Sacramento never have accepted the post-war newcomers.
Calisto MT (+2):
Gradually the new vector notation came to replace the nineteenth century quaternion ideas.
A Funny Thing Happened On the Way To the Forum
Religious Visionary Experience in the Engravings of William Blake
Century Gothic (+2):
"Supervillians" Joker and Penguin Terrorize Gotham City!
Century Schoolbook (+2):
The McGuffy Reader was the standard textbook in American schools for much of the last century.
Frightmare on Market Street...
Colonna MT (+2):
You are cordially invited to the Formal Presentation of Fifi the French Poodle
Comic Sans MS* (+2):
We have the lowest prices on dribble glasses, whoopie cusions, "arrow through the head," and fake vomit and doggie-doo.
Cooper Black* (+2):
The Berkeley People's Yellow Pages:
Access to Alternative Education, Healthcare and Right Livelyhood
Copperplate Gothic Bold (+2):
eBay The Best e-Fraud Oppourtunity
for the Little Guy
main(char **argv, int argc)
Curlz MT (+3):
Tim Burton's "The Nightmare Before Christmas"
Edwardian Script ITC (+3):
From Cliché to Archetype The Artist As Probe
by Marshall McLuhan
Engravers MT (+2):
Have Gun,Will Travel
Eras Bold ITC (+2):
Man's Search for Meaning in the Modern Age
Felix Titling (+2):
Little, Brown & Co., New York, NY
Take My Wife, Y'all:
A Treasury of Texas Humor
Franklin Gothic Book (+2):
e-commerce: maybe tomorrow your industry will be e-liminated too
Freestyle Script (+3):
Craft Idea: Make a Shell Basket Out of Popsicle Sticks!
By the inexorable mathematics of Malthus all humanity is in constant peril.
Real women make their men eat quiche.
Gill Sans MT (+3):
Advertising Makes It Happen
Gloucester MT Extra Condensed (+3):
British Steamship Lucitania Sunk All Feared Lost;
Wilson Denounces Kaiser; German Diplomats Expelled
Goudy Old Style (+2):
This package includes everything you need to get started culturing and baking your own Sourdough Bread!
Goudy Stout (+2):
THE BROWN DERBY
SATURDAY DINNER MENU
Archigram, Gehry and Oldeberg The Architecture of Absurdity
Harlow Solid Italic (+2):
Come back to the five-and dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean
Was Audrey Beardsley gay?
(A psychological detective story)
High Tower Text (+2):
Mind! I don't mean to say that I know, of my own knowledge, what there is particularly dead about a doornail. I might have been inclined, myself, to regard a coffin-nail as the deadest piece of iron-mongery in the trade. But the wisdom of our ancestors is in the simile; and my unhallowed hands shall not disturb it, or the Country's done for. You will therefore permit me to repeat, emphatically, that Marley was as dead as a doornail.
Men Walk On Moon!
Nixon Places "Most Historic Phone Call"
Imprint MT Shadow (+3):
Ringling Brothers Barnum & Baily Circus
"The Greatest Show On Earth!"
Informal Roman (+3):
What do you get when you cross a Skoosh with a Scrunchy?
Caution: I Brake for Whales, Dolphins, Daisies and Rainbows!
Juice ITC (+4):
Saturdays on FOX: Kid Shows With Attitude!
Kristen ITC (+2):
Once upon a time there was a little crayon who didn't want to always color inside the lines...
Kunstler Script (+4):
These are the times that try men's souls ...
Lucida Bright (+2):
A preposition is something you should never end a sentence with.
Magneto Bold (+3):
Chevrolet Bel Aire Convertible
Maiandra GD (+2):
One of the best ways to take in the Wild Animal Park's sights is through the Kilimanjaro Safari Walk. Afterwards dine at the Thorn Tree Terrace, located in Nairobi Village near the Wgasa Bush Line Railway station.
Matura MT Script Capitals (+3):
The nightly stories of Scheherazade of Sinbad the Sailor, Ali Baba, and many other heroes and villains are so engrossing that King Shahryar has to postpone her execution again and again...
My brother went to Juvenile Hall and all I got was this lousy t-shirt.
Monotype Corsiva (+2):
We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.
OCR A Extended (+2):
Cyberpunk means flying below their radar.
Billy Idol, 1992
Old English Text MT (+3):
H. Salt Esquire Fish & Chips' Finest Malt Vinegar
Cleveland on the Hudson: The Surrealistic Cartoon Humor of Saul Steinberg
Palace Script MT (+4):
Miss Manners' Guide to Practically Everything
The Babylonian goddess Tiamat, Primeval Chaos, was the bearer of the skies and the earth, and mother of Lahmu, Lahamu, Anshar, and Kishar. The clamor of the younger gods disturbed her, but she continued to indulge them. When Apsu and Mummu suggested that they kill the younger gods, she grew furious, calmed down and rejected the plan.
Whereas the Third Conference of the Parties to the Biodiversity Convention, which took place in November 1996, noted that further work is required to help develop a common appreciation of the relevant provisions of the convention;
Therefore in order to ensure the fair and equitable sharing of benefits arising out of the use of genetic resources...
The Voyager message is carried by a phonograph record-a 12-inch gold-plated copper disk containing sounds and images selected to portray the diversity of life and culture on Earth. The contents of the record were selected for NASA by Dr. Carl Sagan of Cornell University and his associates, who assembled 115 images and a variety of natural sounds, such as those made by surf, wind and thunder, birds, whales, and other animals. To this they added musical selections from different cultures and eras, and spoken greetings from Earth-people in fifty-five languages.
Norton I, Emperor of the United States of America
Joshua Abraham Norton (1819-1880) proclaimed himself Norton I, Emperor of the United States and Protector of Mexico in 1859.
Poor Richard (+3):
Early to bed, early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
"I heartily accept the motto, 'That government is best which governs least'; and I should like to see it acted up to more rapidly and systematically. Carried out, it finally amounts to this, which also I believe 'That government is best which governs not at all'; and when men are prepared for it, that will be the kind of government which the will have."
Henry David Thoreau
Rage Italic (+3):
Revolution is the opiate of the intellectuals.
"Under the Yum-Yum Tree" starring Doris Day and Rock Hudson
"We look at the present through a rearview mirror. We march backwards into the future."
Snap ITC (+2):
The Uncle Floyd Show was first broadcast in New Jersey on January 29, 1974. The show first developed a following in the New York-New Jersey area in the 1970's. Now in its 25th year it is the longest running television show in New Jersey TV history.
Mobile Army Surgical Headquarters
"I don't write a book so that it will be the final word; I write a book so that other books are possible, not necessarily written by me."
Michel Foucault (1926-1984)
Tempus Sans ITC (+2):
"The great prince issues commands,
Founds states, vests families with fiefs.
Inferior people should not be employed."
I Ching circa 1500 B.C.
Times New Roman (+2):
Make definite assertions. Avoid tame, colorless,
hesitating, non-committal language.
William Strunk, Jr., 1918, Elements of Style
Trebuchet MS* (+2):
NASA had the know-how, Leary had the rhetoric, and VPL had the hardware, but it was William Gibson's novel Neuromancer that gave a form and street-level language to the shifting cultural paradigms that birthed cyber-culture.
Tw Cen MT (+2):
"I was watching CNN during the riots of Los Angeles a couple of years ago and they were showing video footage of a mob looting a Radio Shack. Running out of the Radio Shack was hi-fis, video cameras and everything they could pick up. But the Radio Shack was right next to a Macintosh dealership which had powerbooks in the window. And it was untouched. So here these incredible valuable portable very, very powerful computers was sitting untouched behind an unbroken shop-window while the poor people steal Sony Walkmans. I felt that was so sad, and so indicative of our real problem. Because this technology, at this point, belongs to the middle classes and up. It's not available to the underclass at all, they're not interested in it."
William Gibson (interview)
My name is Kirshnee Moodley and I am 14 years old. I live in East London, South Africa. I go to Clarendon High. I love computers and hope to be a computer scientist.
Viner Hand ITC (+2):
This little treatise is part of a longer work which I began years ago without realising my limitations, and long since abandoned. Of the various fragments that might have been extracted from what I wrote, this is the most considerable, and, I think, the least unworthy of being offered to the public. The rest no longer exists. Jean Jacques Rousseau, The Social Contract, 1762
Vladimir Script (+3)
"Because I could not stop for death,
He kindly stopped for me."
Wide Latin (+3/+2):
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