Schweitz Design


Typography that makes you chuckle
15/05/2009, 2:40 pm
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NOBEER

Last night while “shopping” at Brian Cooper Food Mart I saw the above sign and found it hilarious. For those not in the know, Brian Cooper is a shady convenience store in Pittsburgh’s Friendship neighborhood that inexplicably has a bar in it specializing in 40 ouncers and six packs. Everyone enjoy their Friday!

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simple and direct, like good typography should be

Comment by Davis

I agree, it’s really good. The irony being that I’m sure someone from the store printed this out of Word with no thought at all to typography other than “make a big sign.” But the typography is good and ultimately the (LAW) part of it is genius.

Comment by schweitz

I always enjoyed that the sign for Brian & Cooper’s is actually set in Cooper Black. Coincidence???

Comment by Photo Joe




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