Did you know that beton is a form of concrete? It is the German word for a certain concrete, which has French origins. That may be why this 19th-century inspired slab serif also has modern connotations. Or maybe not.
via Daily Heller
Lovely collection of press kits from the manned moon landing 50 years ago
David Meerman Scott is the co-author of Marketing the Moon, which was produced by Scott-Martin Kosofsky. And, incidentally, this year is the 50th anniversary of the first (that we know of) manned landing on the moon. Mr. Scott has produced an invaluable resource.