February 24th, 2017 by LB
New City of Vancouver logo, in un-kerned Gotham typeface
Can’t quite believe this, but the City of Vancouver’s new logo is this bland, amateur wordmark. Or let’s be honest, since this can barely be called a wordmark, the new logo is this bit of typing. This bit of typing in Gotham typeface no less, which someone somehow forgot to kern.
February 19th, 2017 by LB
Just curious if anyone out there can read the symbolism in this crest? These wax seal stamps are from a Russian relative and I think they might be fairly old. The design seems to vary from stamp to stamp, one having lions and another having deer or impala, but despite differences it seems to be the same crest.
January 28th, 2017 by LB
Border following the Rio Grande. Image from CNN video
The Society of Indian Psychologists (SIP) Statement on the Proposal to Build a Wall between what is Known as the US and what is Known as México:
Approved by the SIP EC January 27, 2017
The Society of Indian Psychologists strongly opposes President Trump’s proposal to build a wall between what is known as the United States of America and what is known as México.
January 26th, 2017 by LB
Photo: Ken Cedeno/Greenpeace, via Guardian
We are going to have to organize ourselves in our communities, in the U.S. and beyond. In the face of the rapid rise of right-wing xenophobic populism, orchestrated by Big Money which intends to mop up, we need to respond immediately with defiant solidarity across differences.
January 13th, 2017 by LB
@JaneSeymourFonda in the Alberta tar sands: with @barbarawilliam_, @UBCIC Grand Chief Stewart Phillip and ACFN (Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation) Chief Allan Adam on January 11, 2017 (UBCIC Instagram)
This post is about a logical fallacy that for a decade has been popping up all over social media and comment streams on news stories.
November 11th, 2016 by LB
(Poem #339) The Music Crept By Us
I would like to remind
that the drinks are watered
and the hat-check girl
and the band is composed
of former SS monsters
However since it is
New Year’s Eve
and I have lip cancer
I will place my
paper hat on my
concussion and dance.