Author Archives: stanleygraphics

About stanleygraphics

I am a veteran graphic designer who started at the time when cut and paste meant an X-acto knife and rubber cement. I use my experience to educate others. I have an intolerance for ignorance and stupidity.

Vaccination Needed

I agonized for a long time about writing this. Just thinking about the subject has caused me to lose a lot of sleep. Perhaps it will provide some catharsis. I also find it hard to give up in my pursuit … Continue reading

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Bogus Newspaper Delivery

This morning, when I awoke, I went to the front door to get my newspapers. They were not there. I called the delivery service and asked for a recovery delivery. They acknowledged y request. A few minutes later, They called … Continue reading

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Elevator Up or Down?

Imagine you are standing in the corridor outside an elevator. You are on the fourth floor and you want to go down. However, the elevator is currently on the first floor. Which button do you press? Do you press the … Continue reading

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Bad Alignment

There is no question that a large number of computer users rely heavily on vendors of certain products they use to make life easier for them. One such product is a template. Avery, the company that makes labels such as … Continue reading

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How Do You Say It

When I was a kid, I always heard this item pronounced Q-pon. Now, it would seem that Koo-pon is preferred. What is your preference?

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More Babel

It would seem that cable news is a bountiful source of material for my blog. Today, the weather man on MSNBC spoke about factors that would EXASPERATE the effects of the storm in Texas. As most of you will know, … Continue reading

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Special “K”

This post is just for fun. There are: knapsack knee knit knoll knob knock knowledge knuckle knot know knew knife and then there is knish!

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