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May 3, 2021, 5am PDT
The latest Vox explainer video tackles the eminently fascinating topic of highway sign fonts.
Vox via YouTube
August 15, 2012, 10am PDT
With the Federal Highway Administration mandating mixed-case signage nationwide, New Yorkers are getting used to the city's new generation of street signs, writes David W. Dunlap.
The New York Times
February 18, 2012, 5am PST
Zak Stone reports on a campaign in Chattanooga, Tennessee to distill the city's artistic and entrepreneurial spirit into a font, and asks the question - can a font help a city make a comeback?