From: David Starner (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Wed May 07 2003 - 17:39:53 EDT
> Obviously I need to spell this out: the fact that you have a copy of Softy
> does not make you a type designer. Frankly, the idea that anyone with a
> piece of (bad) software and an inflated sense of his own creativity can
> make a typeface is insulting.
The idea that anyone with a piece of (bad) software and an inflated sense
of his own importance can attack someone else through email is also insulting.
Wake up to the twenty-first century. At least in the first world, almost
anyone can compose a song, write a poem, write a program, create a character
set or make a typeface, whether or not you like them or the results. The
idea of being insulted by someone else's expression of their creativity is
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