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What is a well-known font that you think is over used?

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Ben SaysWho cares? Designers complaining about particular fonts or bad typography annoy the hell out of me. There are much more important things to worry about.


Frank SaysIf a typeface is well designed, I think it’s okay to be overused. Gotham’s everywhere now. Helvetica’s been everywhere for a long while. I’m cool with that. If you’re asking What font would I choose to banish off the face of the earth? I’d probably say Papyrus. Yugh.