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Weekend Heller: Shooting Shame, Storm Dies, Sparkling Neon

Ignoring the 90 Percent Milton Glaser responded to the cowardice of the United States Senate to pass the minimum gun legislation with a poster. While posters won’t end gun violence, at least the 90 percent who advocate for some kind of legislation can see who voted against it. + + + + Turning On...

Let There Be Neon

True story: my first trip to Europe, a summer backpacking adventure with some college friends, all guys. We met in Paris, explored, ate, drank. One was vociferous about visiting a strip club, but much to his disappointment, it never happened. Not too long after Paris, we were in Madrid. We didn’t know about the...

San Francisco Signs

Lots of the bodegas around San Francisco have these really amazing typographic signs hanging out front. I like the swirls and curls that many of them incorporate both in the shape and the ornamentation. Many of these signs have neon lights. Too bad they don’t light up anymore. I bet they’d look pretty awesome...