Gordon Smith

Not So Comical: How Comic Sans Demands Your Attention

For our money, Comic Sans is the Pol Pot of fonts. However, there is a method behind the brutal madness apparently (not that it has convinced us).   Comic sans. It’s ugly. It’s difficult to read. Most of all, it's illegible nature demands your attention, requiring all the more brain power to understand just what it is exactly you see printed before ... Read the full article
Gordon Smith

Journalist by day, cunning linguist by night. A passion for politics, hypnotically involved in human rights. An Australian born with a Japanese tongue, hoping to hold the bigwigs in government to account.

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