— Stone Barn Castle

Rather pretty illustrated poster for Adrien Brody and Ken Ford’s documentary Stone Barn Castle.

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— RIP Sam Simon

The co-creator of the hit animated show, The Simpsons, has died aged 59.  Simon won seven Emmy awards for his work as a writer, director and executive producer for the longest-running sitcom on American television.

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— Goudy

Happy Birthday Frederic Goudy!!

 

March 8, 1865-May 11, 1947.

 

Mr. Goudy was a self taught typographer and printer.  During his career he developed over 100 typefaces.  His most famous being Copperplate Gothic and Goudy Old Style.

 

The Alphabet. Fifteen interpretative designs drawn and arranged with explanatory text and illustrations by Frederic W. Goudy. New York: Mitchell Kennerley, 1918.

 

Via: Detroitlib

— Geneva Motorshow

There are some truly beautiful new cars being announced at this years Geneva Motoshow, and some of the very best are British.

 

I’m not usually a great fan of Bentleys – a car for bloated bankers and tasteless footballers – but their new EXP10 Speed – concept car is pretty damn special.

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