"In 1995 Microsoft released the font Comic Sans originally designed for comic book style talk bubbles
containing informational help text. Since that time the typeface has been used
in countless contexts from restaurant signage to college exams to medical
information. These widespread abuses of printed type threaten to erode the very
foundations upon which centuries of typographic history are built.
While we recognize the font may be appropriate in a few specific instances, our position is that the
only effective means of ending this epidemic of abuse is to completely ban Comic
We understand font selection is a matter of personal preference and that many
people may disagree with us. Those who do not share our views should visit the
Comic Sans Appreciation Society and the Illustrated History of Comic Sans."