I hate Comic Sans. HATE IT. It’s the worst font I have ever seen, including Wing Dings. It’s ugly. Childish. Unprofessional. And the list goes on.
This is my outcry against any and all people, places and organizations that use this horrendous typeface. I’ve received press releases ranging from dance organizations to governmental entities that use Comic Sans. Short of calling up every public relations person in the coverage area, I don’t know how to get people to STOP using Comic Sans.
It makes me sad. There are so many pretty, professional fonts in the world, but people, for reasons that nobody will ever know, seem drawn to the child-like nature of the font that shall not be named (again).
And with that, I leave you with the following videos:
Despite the “translation” (at times) not being grammatically correct, this is a pretty accurate depiction of how many people feel. Even if the feeling is conveyed via Hitler.
And, if that hasn’t convinced you, check out this little initiative:
*Blogger’s note: This post does not in any way condone anything Hitler has done or advocated for in real life. It is merely a humorous attempt to convey a message about a horrible typeface.