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    Worst font use ever


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    That is awful.
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    Some sort of pithy irrelevant one-liner should go here.

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    +1 for x136's comment, I clicked the link and the font it normal. That font from your screenshot is crazy, why did anybody create a font like that?

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    12 point arial for me, but I have Firefox force that font. Lemme check the source code...

    Yeah, that site is a little screwed up. It specifies "New Times Roman", where I believe they meant to say "Times New Roman".

    Your browser is choosing what it deems the closest font to the non-existent font specified.
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    Dude. What's the problem? I can read it just fine.
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    Please dont outsmart the censor. That is a very expensive censor and every time one of you guys outsmart it it makes someone at the home office feel bad. We dont wanna do that. So dont cleverly disguise bad words.

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    You doing business with the klingons or what? It looks fine when I clicky.
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    Clicky on the linky and it reads normal. But the screenshot...I can read that easily.
    Quote Originally Posted by Buddha
    We are what we think. All that we are arises with our thoughts. With our thoughts, we make the world.
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    Please dont outsmart the censor. That is a very expensive censor and every time one of you guys outsmart it it makes someone at the home office feel bad. We dont wanna do that. So dont cleverly disguise bad words.

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    Looks fine to me..
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    I think it's hilarious.

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    Quote Originally Posted by LesterOfPuppets View Post
    12 point arial for me, but I have Firefox force that font. Lemme check the source code...

    Yeah, that site is a little screwed up. It specifies "New Times Roman", where I believe they meant to say "Times New Roman".

    Your browser is choosing what it deems the closest font to the non-existent font specified.
    Ya, it's 12 point, bold, Times New Roman for me. I liked the "New"Times"Roman" when I checked the code, too.

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    Can't be as bad as WingDings.

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    Hi Suzie! I thought you were gone for good! Welcome back!
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    We are what we think. All that we are arises with our thoughts. With our thoughts, we make the world.
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    Please dont outsmart the censor. That is a very expensive censor and every time one of you guys outsmart it it makes someone at the home office feel bad. We dont wanna do that. So dont cleverly disguise bad words.

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    Check your character encoding in your browser...
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    Yup, that's your browser. Comes up in Times on my machine.
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    Still, it's terrible. I thought Comic Sans/Papyrus had that locked down, but this is worse.
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    I found that font in my Font Book program. I have renamed it, "Crapy fake Chinese-Klingon" and the site come up in Times Roman now.

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    I thought it was Chinese at first glance.
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    get something like that every month, from my credit card company.
    sigless at the moment....

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    Looks just fine with me. I think it's with your computer. But, good god man...
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    Wouldn't it be awesome to write a virus/worm to change the name of Wingdings to Times New Roman or Arial? Chaos would ensue, I am sure of it!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Suzie Green View Post
    Can't be as bad as WingDings.
    Why does WingDings even exist?

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    Quote Originally Posted by AllenG View Post
    Why does WingDings even exist?
    Cheap substitute for clipart?
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    Quote Originally Posted by bigbenaugust View Post
    Cheap substitute for clipart?
    Hey, Wingdings has snowflakes. And checkmarks. When you work for a small sign company like I do, ready-made snowflake vectors are essential.
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    <FONT FACE=New Times Roman>

    ^^ not sure why "new" times roman made it look like chinese takeout, but it sure did.
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    Quote Originally Posted by x136 View Post
    System was unable to find a font called "New Times Roman" and substituted the most closely named font it could find, I bet. Font was probably called "New T..."-something.
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