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"Comic Sans looks like someone threw up on the keyboard and that's what came out,"

Wow, kinda harsh "graphic designer Dave Combs"

Vincent Connare, Inventor Of 'The Most Hated Font,' Defends Himself

A typographic engineer, Connare was working at Microsoft in 1993, when he was asked for his input on a new program's fonts. "When I loaded the CD a little dog came up. He talked in a speech balloon like you would get in a newspaper cartoon strip, but it was in the system font Times New Roman," Connarre says. "I thought, 'That's silly. Dogs don't talk like that.' So I said it would look better if it looked like a comic book."


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