June 11, 2008
Dolla Dolla Bill, Mickey D’s, and more
- "Change We Can Believe In": the typography.com guys compare the new
currency designs of the UK & US. (Honestly, the giant purple Helvetica "5" is a prank… right?) [Via]
- The Smithsonian features an article about and small gallery of Afghan war rugs, featuring scenes of 9/11 and more. [Via]
- McDonald’s channels David Carson*? [Via] (Company spokesman R. McDonald responds with a violent outburst.)
*or "David Car-five-n," as an art director of mine used to call him due to his once-unorthodox method of substituting characters, e.g. "5" for "s"