This year’s Pantone colour is …

This year’s Pantone colour is …

This year's Pantone colour has been announced. Oh lordy! It's pink on steroids.  Living Coral, or as those of us who survived the colour palettes of the 60s and 70s, it's a bad flashback.   It looks like salmon to me.  I'm sure I'll be raked over the coals (wonder...

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For want of a good proofreader – layout tunnel vision

For want of a good proofreader – layout tunnel vision

We’ve all seen posters/signs that make us shake our head and mutter “whoa, what were they thinking”.  It's usually an amusing typo or a grammatical error that raises our eyebrows. Occasionally it's the layout that causes us to stop in our tracks and ask "wait, what?"...

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Ok TTC we need to talk – this is not a shelter

Ok TTC we need to talk – this is not a shelter

TTC, we need to chat. A long serious one about your complete lack of common sense. I’m not sure if the decision makers at head office have never traveled by bus or streetcar or they are utterly clueless about the purpose of bus shelters. Then again, you just may be...

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A 16 hr watch –  Did I miss the time change memo?

A 16 hr watch – Did I miss the time change memo?

I spend far too much of my time cruising the internet looking for silly things. And I'm rarely disappointed. If it isn't people crying out "this egg cracker saved me so much time! I can now play with my children instead of breaking open eggs" (seriously, how many eggs...

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Chipmunk Lear – the unutterable cuteness of it all

Chipmunk Lear – the unutterable cuteness of it all

Toronto based theatre company, Canadian Stage is in the middle of their summer season. I stopped so hard to look at the season poster at my local coffee shop, I nearly fell over. Above is their earlier volunteer poster, I couldn't find a straight up season poster...

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Are you kidding? 303 slides on one webpage?

Are you kidding? 303 slides on one webpage?

I've complained about the absolute insanity behind the proliferation of slide shows - why use a couple of pages when dozens would do, right? But this one is the epitomy of stupid design.  That's right 303 slides. No one will stick around for hundreds of slides when...

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