For everyone who wishes to enhance their skills at recognizing typefaces in a playful manner. A typeface memory game. With twenty-five pairs of cards, each presenting a different type family, this is a very stylish and interesting typographic concentration game. The kit includes a typographical glossary with the main terms used in typography as well as a text about the evolution of type design, locating in history each one of the fonts used in the game. Get it here.
As the doctors cautiously revealed the details of injuries inflicted on the young woman, who needed a gut transplant as her intestines had been torn by iron rods, thousands of students from colleges and universities in the city gathered in a spontaneous protest in Delhi. Anger spread like a heat wave. In my years in Delhi as a student and a reporter, the protests against the various instances of sexual assault would be attended and lead by left-leaning women’s organizations student groups. India’s conservative middle and upper-middle classes mostly stayed home. This was different…
Basharat Peer on the fury in Delhi after the rape and murder of the 23-year old unnamed victim: http://nyr.kr/YSQPOw
Photograph by Rakash Singh/AFP/Getty.
It Came from the Nightosphere DVD on Sale Now
Jam-packed with sixteen (16!) episodes from seasons one, two, and three, It Came from the Nightosphere, the DVD, is now available for purchase. Super great stuff, and at such a low, low price (currently just $11.49 on Amazon), a real bargain.
Oh. And for those of you outraged - OUTRAGED! - that we get a second compilation sampler before a full-season set, untwist those panties, save your lucre, and very much look forward to the release later this year (summer, maybe?) of the comprehensive Adventure Time Season One. Take it from us, it’ll be pretty mind-blowing, what with its daunting special features and awe-inspiring commentaries. You know, the usual stuff only lots better.
In the meantime, though, buy a handful of It Came from the Nightosphere DVDs. Maybe for St Pat’s stocking stuffers?