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Faux Arabic

I ran across this funny bit of graphic design today while looking through Spotify for “Fakarouni” by the great Egyptian singer Oum Kalthoum. (Both her name and the titles of her songs have various spellings in English.) Above are the cover images… Read More ›

LOL, Actually

First there were happy emoticons–   ^_^    🙂    😀   –then came the happy acronyms (LOL, ROFL, OMG), and now things have circled back to just writing Haha, Heh, or, if you’re Spanish, Jajaja. I found emoticons very… Read More ›