Tag Archives: graphic design

Ugly-Pants Alert! RGB

Repugnant, gaudy, buffoonish.

This colorful figure (RGB stands for red, green, and blue, the colors emitted by a monitor or screen to display images) projects our Theme of the Week: Stripes!


Ugly-Pants Alert! Stop the Presses, Part III

Would you believe that a fourth victim of the explosion at the printing plant has turned up? A new category dedicated to this catastrophe shows the three other unfortunate souls.

Stop the Presses, Part III

Earning Her Stripes

Pantone whore.”—Secondshade

See more PMS fugliness.

Pantone Whore

Ugly-Pants Alert! A Bitmap Too Much

Anti-alias that ass.

A Bitmap Too Much

Ugly-Pants Alert! Frank Lloyd Wrong

One of Frank Lloyd Wright’s failed window designs has turned up as pants.

Frank Lloyd Wrong

PMS Dress

Selections from the Pantone Matching System. What did you think I meant?

PMS Dress

Ugly-Pants Poll! Stop the Presses, Part II

Stop the Presses, Part II
Who wore it best?

Exhibit A: On the Beat

This explosion of CMYK inks, which we covered back in August, has set off a chain reaction.

Stop the Presses, Exhibit A


Exhibit B: Texting the News

Stop the Presses, Exhibit B


Exhibit C: Stopping for Lunch

Stop the Presses, Exhibit C