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Subject: Re: Germany Adopts Official Font
From: Christina Thiele <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To:Discussion of Type and Typographic Design <[log in to unmask]>
Date:Mon, 19 Apr 2004 12:48:05 -0400

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Randal writes:
> ...
> Personally I consider it to be quite open-minded of Germany --
> especially as the designer is not German, but Dutch. Imagine if the
> U.S. Government adopted an official typeface and the designer was
> Canadian?
> -- Randal

On the other hand, the reserve situation -- an American typeface for
the Canadian gov't -- would probably be viewed as yet another example
of the lack of pride in country ... and then we'd move on to slaver
over yet another federal spending scandal ... <sigh> ;-)


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