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17 Times Graphic Design Could Have Saved The Day

Sometimes bad typography happens to good people. NSFW-ish.

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1. When this bar opened.

The importance of kerning summed up in one glorious picture. On that note, we're done. Over&out. Enjoy your wkends!

Grey London@GreyLondon

The importance of kerning summed up in one glorious picture.

On that note, we're done. Over&out. Enjoy your wkends!

10:27 AM - 11 Apr 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

2. When it was Clint's birthday.

Proper kerning is key "@_youhadonejob: Sky writer job. "

Ford Jahed@ehthayer

Proper kerning is key "@_youhadonejob: Sky writer job. "

4:26 PM - 28 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

3. When justice was served cold.

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Yuuum, justice cream.

4. During this high-stakes tournament.

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6. And this customer service survey.

Remember boys and girls, kerning is for more than logos and letterpress posters.

Alex Jones ✯@BaldMan

Remember boys and girls, kerning is for more than logos and letterpress posters.

10:15 AM - 26 Jul 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

7. When bum calories reared their ugly head.

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8. When a children's toy went oh so wrong.

9. And when an iPhone game took a turn for the sleazy.

My submission to @kilianvalkhof for an example of "keming" (the result of improper kerning" "f*** home run" for iphone

Justin Crisostomo@jsos

My submission to @kilianvalkhof for an example of "keming" (the result of improper kerning" "f*** home run" for iphone

2:34 PM - 04 Dec 11ReplyRetweetFavorite

10. When the holidays lost their festive glow.

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11. When your love for your aunt faded away.

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13. When this barber shop seemed...kind of dangerous?

14. When this computer shop went above and beyond the call of duty.

another reminder that yes, fonts and kerning matter

Norcross@norcross

another reminder that yes, fonts and kerning matter

5:30 PM - 30 Nov 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

15. When this corner store sold LITERALLY EVERYTHING.

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16. When this summertime frolic went oh so wrong.

17. When this happened.

It might have been 'shopped, but let it serve as a grave reminder: Without proper typography, nothing separates us from the animals.