Typographer Hates "Mission Impossible -- Ghost Protocol" Font
Type designer Matthew Butterick was put off by the use of Microsoft's Verdana font in "Mission: Impossible -- Ghost Protocol." So he did what any movie fanatic would do: Wrote the director to explain why the use of IKEA's favorite font was an utter failure.
Brad Bird's 2011 Animation Award Speech
Academy-Award winning Director/Writer Brad Bird (THE INCREDIBLES, RATATOUILLE) received the prestigious Winsor McCay Award at this year's Annie Awards (animation's version of the Oscars). This clip features an impressive retrospective of his work, followed by a surprising acceptance speech (skip to 4:30 if you just want to see his speech).