Over There (in the UK)

May 3, 2001 at 10 AM

Some of you might remember

Some of you might remember that in those prehistoric days of the Bulletin Board System, or BBS, we didn’t have all them fancy graphics and fonts that today’s Web makes so commonplace. Instead, industrious nerds found ways to make beautiful art out of hardy low-res screen fonts, like the kind you saw when your computer spat out C:\>_ at you. A lost relic? No longer!

The Figlet Server lovingly reproduces this time-worn tradition, with simply oodles of variations. The resulting handiwork is over on your left.



Previously: The U.S. army joins the

Subsequently: Conclusion one might draw from

May 2001
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In Earshot

I only really read it for Canucks coverage, but even still it’s nice that The Vancouver Sun finally redesigned its hideously awful website to look like it was designed this century.

On pizza box art

Web 2.Origami

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The Toronto Star shows where and how the seats changed in the 2008 election

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