this merino avoided shearing for six years by hiding in a cave. they named him shrek.
a culture minister who doesn't read…looks like the children of france need a new hero //
be thankful for the names we have. remember those we've lost // #RIP
RT @roselinke: in swedish, you don't get caught with your hand in the cookie jar, you get caught with your beard in the letterbox.
may the force be against you //
not drugs. (from the archive) //
windows drops nokia name, kia shares skyrocket due to lack of naysayer
ninja turtle or organic compound? //
fahrenheit 451 was almost called "the fireman"
captcha, or "completely automated public turing test to tell computers and humans apart" //
RT @Dan_Cassaro: What are your personal brand core values??? Mine are fire, snakes and punching.
@boondesign we'll take it
neil diamond was this close to calling himself "eice charry" //
@oscar_morris: Do not get a Canon laser copier. They are a lot less cool and destructive than they sound.”
according to @tobias_fj, the hardest part of typeface design is finding a name //
taking "know your audience" to the next level #dontcallitthat
RT @Pbuggs: @ahundredmonkeys When I was in Kansas City, I drove past this shop: At least they're honest.
RT @elialtman: last time i'll annoy you all about this: i'm doing a q&a about naming and branding @MakeshiftSoc this evening at 6:30 – plea…
RT @elialtman: a nice 4 minute excerpt from my talk on naming @bnconf thanks @ucllc!

Eli Altman is speaking at the Nearly Impossible Conference in SF