On my Mac in IE5, NS4.77, and NS6.1 it shows up as slightly lighter
than a photography gray card on black and is reasonably readable.
Usually PCs show up darker but I'm not near one to check.
In NS6.1 a small box just below the logo goes white on mouseover and
moves one to the same link as the logo seems intended to take us to.
The area around the logo turns white on mouseover in IE but not in NS.
>>>The Call for Entries for the annual Type Directors Club Type Design
>>>Competition, TDC2 2002, is ready.
>>>HTML and PDF versions are available at:
>>>Printed versions will be sent to TDC members by physical mail shortly.
>>Gary, thanks for making this information available. But black type on
>>an (almost) black background, as the site shows? Not very impressive
>>for a renowned typo organization.
>Thanks for the critique, Rolf; the style sheet actually suggests very
>pale gray texts, which would appear on dark middle gray on a
>I wonder which browser is yielding dark-on-dark? I'll guess a PC with
>(yay!) , thus no style sheet support; preferences set to "use my
>I'll lighten things up after a suitable period.; somber black seemed
>appropriate last week.
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