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Burgervetica is a Typographic Cheeseburger

By: David Schwen - Published:   Updated: Apr 1 2011 • References: dschwen & threadless
I have always been a lover of Helvetica. There's a strong love/hate relationship between the typeface and designers. I created a simple illustration using only type and colors to create a typographic cheeseburger: Burgervetica.

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Implications - Ironic understatement definitely appeals to young consumers who live in an age where cynicism and irony are considered as the ultimate forms of self expression. Products that embrace this style of commentary are seen as desirable to to this demographic as they live in a wider world that seems so much beyond their control and so indifferent to their thoughts or opinions. Stats for Junkfood Typography Trending: Older & Warm
Traction: 6,516 clicks in 281 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: Burgervetica
Related: 79 examples / 61 photos
Segment: Males, 12-35
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