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    http://designtaxi.com/news/356267/Th...In-Comic-Sans/

    I've always used that font..

    Does bad font really equate a bad sin?

    I saw this on FB and was suprised that people were angry at something so trivial as a font.
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    I hand in essays written in comic sans, it doesn't go down too well though.

    I love it and the inappropriateness of it.
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    Hell yeah it's a sin. :devil:
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    Lol. It just looks unprofessional, I can't think of a time I've ever seen it used since primary school.
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    It's so unprofessional
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    That's my CV font :cool:
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    Comic Sans? What's that?
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    One of the most horrible fonts of all time. Can't you use Helvetica or something nice?
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    As a graphic designer, Comic Sans makes me genuinely furious.
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    I personally prefer the hipster vibe of courier.

    But yeah, I'd say comic sans is pretty socially inappropriate, unless you want your brain to read all written font in the voice of a primary school child.
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    Nope. Just a really fun way to piss off designers. :lol:
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    I'm a primary school teacher so I'n going to say no. It doesn't look awfully professional though. I'm a bit of a font fiend and love finding new fonts so can't say arial or comic sans really appeal to me!


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    My dad actually used to apply for jobs with his CV in Comic Sans. "But it looks nice!"
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    (Original post by doggyfizzel)
    That's my CV font :cool:
    Unless you're 5, change it to something more formal.
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    (Original post by Short Story Long)
    I hand in essays written in comic sans, it doesn't go down too well though.

    I love it and the inappropriateness of it.
    Haha,. so tempting to submit my next essay in comic sans!
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    (Original post by tamimi)
    As a graphic designer, Comic Sans makes me genuinely furious.
    What's wrong with it? it's smooth, and round and cheerful!
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    In my statistics class two guys in my group were writing up our report one week, and they lost a mark just for submitting it in comic sans. I wish they'd showed me it before they handed it in, I'd have saved that mark
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    What do you think, Banksy?

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    (Original post by hannahchan)
    http://designtaxi.com/news/356267/Th...In-Comic-Sans/

    I've always used that font..

    Does bad font really equate a bad sin?

    I saw this on FB and was suprised that people were angry at something so trivial as a font.
    Why is comic sans frowned upon in the design world? To paraphrase something I once read somewhere: "it's like turning up to a business meeting wearing a clown suit".
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    (Original post by Runninground)
    Unless you're 5, change it to something more formal.
    Blatantly a joke :facepalm2:
 
 
 
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