73. It could parch an Elephant

Baaaaad Design: Not bad design in terms of taste, but design for evil. Have you ever designed the packaging for a death ray gun? Or designed the branding for the new build lair of an evil genius. Or maybe you've designed a mailing list signup checkbox that defaults to checked on a form. Our ministers of gloom discuss what makes bad design. News takes the form of a wingéd serpent and spews forth its foul breath of portent – in which you'll find an all-female line up for 2000AD, why a low value of art equals theft, and an Anthony Burrill book from new imprint Volume. LOTR: Chapter 3 – Three is company

February 12th, 2018 / 1:17:40 / Episode 73

Show Notes

Baaaaad Design: Not bad design in terms of taste, but design for evil. Have you ever designed the packaging for a death ray gun? Or designed the branding for the new build lair of an evil genius. Or maybe you've designed a mailing list signup checkbox that defaults to checked on a form. Our ministers of gloom discuss what makes bad design.

News takes the form of a wingéd serpent and spews forth its foul breath of portent – in which you'll find an all-female line up for 2000AD, why a low value of art equals theft, and an Anthony Burrill book from new imprint Volume.

LOTR: Chapter 3 – Three is company

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This week's pies

Pie Drink Review Rating

Brisket and Horseradish Pie by John Thorners of Somerset from The Country Market, Borden

Suety glossy pastry. Horseradish played on top of meat. Lacking gravy.

8

Chicken and Gravy Pie from Tesco

Hint of pet food about it. It’s ok.

6.5
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