My Blackberry Isn’t Working!

Gotta love the sense of humor of our friends across the pond.

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Cool western typefaces: Cowboyslang

Saw a buddy of mine, George Garrastegui @Creative_Guru, tweet this this morning. Thought I’d share.

Western fonts, i.e. ones that are evocative of the American Wild Wild West, are plentiful and they often seem to look generic and typical. Cowboyslang, by Hannes von Doehren, stands apart with its contemporary approach.

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Typedesigner Hannes von Doehren created Cowboyslang, a display typefamily with a Wild West flair. It consists of three widths plus fitting ornaments. Although it is based on the slab serif typefaces from the nineteenth century Von Dohren gave it a contemp…

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FAIL Blog. Literally.

Curses the servers at Tumblr for blocking me from cross-posting my content (read: “Shit everywhere so everyone can smell it”).

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Crazy Photos of Scarlett Johansson by Sheryl Nields

Scarlett’s looks are stunning to begin with, but these images taken by Sheryl Nields for Esquire Magazine take that beauty and take it up several notches with great makeup, lighting, and composition. I wish I could shoot photos like these.

TRON Street Fighter Mashup!

Some amazing illustrations from BossLogic on DevianArt! Vega, however, looks a wee bit feminine.

Texting: It’s Now For Blogging, Too (via WordPress.com News)

Omigosh! I love this! Just when I was starting to look at other blogging platforms, WordPress releases a new feature that re-establishes itself as an industry leader. I’m def gonna try it out on my rinky dink pay as you go phone to see what happens.

Texting: It's Now For Blogging, Too Sometimes, you can't always get to your computer, but you may really need to handle something important on your blog. That's when a new feature we're launching today — WordPress.com Text Messaging — steps in to help. Through our shiny new 77377 (PRESS) shortcode, you can manage your blog using SMS messages. No computer? No problem. Note: Currently available in the USA only. Standard text message and data rates apply. We've added great free and … Read More

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My Identity in Steel

Friend and colleague, Chris Edwards of Destructo Ironworks, bangs out a stainless steel version of my identity. Love it.

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